Free club management workshops this Autumn from Club Matters

Club Matters is a Sport England Lottery funded programme that provides free resources, support, guidance and workshops to grassroots sports clubs


Club Matters is running a number of ‘open’ webinars during the remainder of 2023, designed to support grassroots sports clubs in taking their game to the next level. You can see their full programme here.

Workshop of the Month: Developing a Marketing Strategy

In today’s digital age, there are more ways than ever to boost your club’s presence. This training session will to guide you through the marketing maze and help you attract new members, raise funds and enhance your profile.

Empower your club to thrive in the world of strategic marketing!

Topics include:

  • Key principles of a marketing strategy
  • How to create one using a straightforward framework
  • Identifying various marketing channels for maximum exposure
  • How to monitor and evaluate your strategy effectively.
Available Sessions

Thursday, 23 November | 18:00 – 20:00

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Exploring Legal Structures

Explores common legal structures for clubs and community organisations.

Available Sessions

Tuesday, 24 October | 12:00 – 13:15
Wednesday, 29 November | 18:00 – 20:00

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Dealing with Increasing Costs: Share and Learn Networking Session

Explore ways to support your club/organisation to deal with rising costs.

Available Sessions

Thursday, 26 October | 12:00 – 13:30
Thursday, 9 November | 18:00 – 19:30
Monday, 4 December | 12:00 – 13:30

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Financial Planning Webinar

Identify the factors that make an organisation financially sustainable along with the principles of financial planning to support sustainability while Identifying the financial obligations that come with running an organisation.

Available Sessions

Tuesday, 31 October | 12:00 – 13:15

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Club for Everyone – Bitesize Workshop

Consider how to create long term and sustainable change to ensure sport and physical activity is accessible to all.

Available Sessions

Monday, 6 November | 12:00 13:00

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Raising Money to Sustain your Organisation

Identify different ways to raise money and work through the ‘dos and don’ts’ of grant funding, understanding where to look for grant funding.

Available Sessions

Monday, 6 November | 18:00 – 19:15
Monday, 20 November | 12:00 – 13:15

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