FUNDING AND DEVELOPMENT
Some aspects of leading an organisation or managing a team are more challenging than others. Our programme of organisational development aims to be alongside you during those tougher times - helping you to build skills, capacity and resilience. We do this in two ways, through our Step Change grants or via our Future Fixers programme.
Step Change is a tailored consultancy service based on the developmental needs of your organisation. It can be used, amongst other things, to:
To apply for Step Change simply download our standard grant form here and complete the written sections only (not costings).
You must be a charitable organisation that is an existing, recent or potential beneficiary of the Trust.
The Step Change consultant will reflect our values, which are:
Please note, Step Change awards are made independently of other Francis Scott Trust grants and are not a pre-cursor or guarantee of future funding.
Future Fixers is a Kendal based CIC specialising in training and development, with people and the planet at the heart of everything they do. Our partnership with Future Fixers began in 2022 when we piloted workshops for our grant holders focussed on time and energy management and coaching skills for managers.
This year we are running a series of peer support coaching circles which have also proven popular, with great early feedback.
Please register your interest if you’d like information on future programmes.
Lou Andrews - Director Client Services, Cancer Care