About us


If you’d like to know more about how we can help your organisation, have a chat with our teams at events and exhibitions.

Contact the Events team


As a charity dedicated to getting the best for other charities and their donors, our aim is to find the most effective and efficient ways to connect donors and companies to the causes that matter to them, and help charities become more sustainable and get the most from their hard-earned fundraising.

If you’d like to know more about how we can help your organisation - or you as a donor - our Events team and Client Relationship Managers will be at a number of events and exhibitions across the country and are very happy to discuss.

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    The investment market - on shifting sands at The Gathering

    Venue: The Gathering, SEC, Glasgow


    21 Feb 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   22 Feb 2018, 16:30 PM

    If you are a charity with investments or are looking to invest your charity's money, join us at The Gathering, Glasgow and hear from experts in the legal and fund management fields.

    Learn about changes in charity law and regulation from Brodies LLP and an introduction to sustainable investing from Kames Capital.
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    National Housing Finance Conference

    Venue: ACC Liverpool


    14 Mar 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   15 Mar 2018, 17:00 PM

    Housing Finance 2018 promises to be even bigger and better than ever before. Bursting with content, centred on seven key themes, there will be more than 50 sessions, 65 speakers, and 12+ hours of networking opportunities.
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    Charity Finance Group IT conference

    Venue: Inmarsat, 99 City Road, London


    15 Mar 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   15 Mar 2018, 17:00 PM

    Join our very own Rhodri Davies to hear about a range of key topics including defining digital, new fundraising technologies, IT systems, cyber-security and of course the impending GDPR.
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    NCVO Annual Conference

    Venue: The Brewery, London


    16 Apr 2018, 09:30 AM  
    -   16 Apr 2018, 17:00 PM

    Join 600 colleagues from across the sector to explore the importance of thinking differently when leading a charity.
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    ISBA Annual Conference

    Venue: The Brighton Centre


    9 May 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   10 May 2018, 17:00 PM

    The ISBA's popular annual conference brings together many of the independent education sector's leading experts offering topical updates for schools plus networking opportunities and an exhibition of more than 130 professional advisers and companies dedicated to providing high quality services to the education sector.
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    STEP UK Annual Tax Conference

    Venue: Sandy Park, Sandy Park Way, Exeter


    21 Jun 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   21 Jun 2018, 17:00 PM

    The annual Tax conference is one of the highlights of the STEP year and is packed with quality content, including essential guidance on the current and future developments in tax, trusts and estates.
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    Institute of Fundraising convention

    Venue: The Barbican, London


    2 Jul 2018, 09:15 AM  
    -   4 Jul 2018, 16:00 PM

    Join our Head of Private Clients, Joanna Walker, at the Fundraising Convention; the largest event for professional fundraisers in Europe. Taking place over three days in July, the event brings together a mix of experience from the charity sector, and engages attendees through multiple sessions per day, within broad themes.
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    Labour Party Conference

    Venue: ACC, Liverpool


    23 Sep 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   26 Sep 2018, 16:00 PM

    Join us at our stand at the Labour Party Conference, to talk about issues affecting charities and wider civil society.
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    Conservative Party conference

    Venue: Manchester Central Convention Complex, Petersfield, Manchester


    1 Oct 2018, 10:30 AM  
    -   4 Jan 2018, 12:30 PM

    Join us at our stand at the Conservative Party conference, to talk about issues affecting charities and wider civil society.
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    Charity Finance Summit 2018

    Venue: 155 Bishopsgate, Liverpool street, London EC2M 3YD


    11 Oct 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   11 Oct 2018, 17:00 PM

    Incorporating the Charity VAT and Tax, Strategy and Risk and Investment conference streams, the Charity Finance Summit has grown to become the key learning and networking event for charity finance teams in the autumn conference season.


Inspiring speakers at CAF

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