Knowhow NonProfit free online tools

Knowhow, a project of NCVO, holds many free resources to help not-for-profit groups thrive. They have lots of training videos in their StudyZone, free to NCVO members or available for a small fee to non-members. Below are three examples:

  • How to raise legacies from scratch
  • Supervising and appraising your charity staff
  • How to develop a better marketing plan

There are over 300 simple and free guides on Knowhow NonProfit, such as:

  • How to engage with local parliamentary candidates
  • How to get the most out of your staff
  • How to make sure your website gives the right message

Their case studies are useful examples from real situations produced by well-known organisations. Examples include:

  • Setting up a CIO from the Trust for the Study of Homicide
  • Updating HR policies from Hillingdon VCS
  • The virtual workplace or going officeless is a case study from the LGBT Consortium