The Fundraising Toolkit

These guidelines represent our fundraising toolkit, which was developed for and by the ELINET network. Its objective is to help ELINET-members - literacy organisations throughout Europe – to develop or strengthen their fundraising strategies, and to promote sharing experience between organisations.

Read the guidelines online clicking through the following pages or download the toolkit as a pdf document:

Fundraising toolkit, Volume I: Business development, Planning, Funder types

Fundraising toolkit, Volume II: Fundraising tools

a) Business Development

In the first part you will find the basic questions and guidance that your company is advised to consider when it wants to design a fundraising strategy.Business Development

b) Organisational Review Tools

Have a look at the organisational review tools which help you to analise the internal or external environment of your organisation. Organisational Review Tools

c) Fundraising Strategy Development

After some basic questions for research and planning, this part presents a number of tools, templates and pieces of guidance that may be of help. Fundraising Strategy Development

d) Detailed Fundraising Guidance

This part offers guidance for approaching different types of funder. These are based on the actual experience of literacy organisations. Detailed Fundraising Guidance