Funder Event – hosted by RVA

Thursday 23 November 2023

***Please note new adjusted end time of 1pm to allow for networking***

Join us for our popular Funder Event taking place in our conference room, Reading Central Library on 23 November 2023, 11am – 1pm

You will hear from local and national funders on upcoming funding rounds and have the opportunity to ask questions.

There will also be the opportunity for informal networking with other groups and charities, as well as news, events and support from RVA.


10:45 – Registration, tea and coffee

11:00 – Presentations from funders with Q&A

12:30 – Informal Q&A and networking opportunity

13:00 – Close

Presentations from:

  • The National Lottery Community Fund (NLCF) on their new strategy for 2023-2030
  • Berkshire Community Foundation on future funding rounds
  • Reading Borough Council on the next Small Grants Fund expected to run early 2024.
  • Earley Charity on their future funding rounds
  • Easyfundraising

These events are very popular, therefore places are restricted to:

– Charities or community groups offering services in Reading

– a maximum of 2 places per organisation

Please book your space through the link. (If the event is showing as ‘sold out’ please contact us to see if additional spaces are available by emailing

We look forward to seeing you there!


Type of event
Meeting / Talk / Presentation
Event theme
Voluntary sector
Event date
23 November 2023
Start time
End time
0118 9372273
Address line 1
Conference Room, Community Place, 3rd Floor
Line 2
Reading Central Library
Line 3
Abbey Square
Wheelchair accessible?