Webinars, Pro Bono & Tech Support

Our round-up of webinars, online events & pro bono support available.


Social Enterprise UK - Cornavirus Support Webinars

A series of webinars delivered by representatives from the social enterprise community and supporters from other sectors. Register for their next webinar on digital marketing here. 

Social Investment Scotland - Webinars & Courses

Social Investment Scotland took its market building programmes on-line. This includes:

  • A series of short, 30-minute webinars focussing on real stories of leadership, from the mouths of UK social enterprise and profit with purpose leaders
  • All of Social Investment’s learning, training and development programmes are now delivered online

Hatch Enterprise - The Power of the Pivot

Hatch Enterprise speaks to Susan Kabani, founder of Ugenie to talk about pivoting business model.

Bates Wells: Coronavirus and your charity – key legal issues to consider

This webinar has now passed, but you can stil sign up to recieve a recording.

Social Value UK Announces Weekly Webinars In Light of COVID-19

Social Value UK are running a series of free weekly webinars and virtual roundtables entitled the Social Value Ideas Exchange to provide some interaction and thought-provoking discussion with others in the social value sector. 

March 30th - Charity Finance Group

Coronavirus and your charities finances. Sign up here.

April 1st - Power to Change

Managing your community business during the Covid-19 crisis. Sign up here. 

April 2nd - Project Everyone Festival

Fundraising Everywhere and Salesforce are spearheading the Project Everyone online festival on the 2nd of April. With growing concerns from charities about how to respond in this time of crisis, this virtual conference has been curated to help connect charities and fundraisers, enabling shared learning to support a response with confidence and clarity. Register here. 

7th April - Learning and Development toolkit

Entire workforces are struggling to make an instant adjustment to working from home, managers are attempting to get to grips with remote management of whole teams in an entirely new context and most face-to-face training has been suspended. In this webinar, identify the steps you can take to support your workforce, helping them to develop the skills and confidence they need to succeed, whilst keeping your organisation’s learning going.

7th April – The Covid Job Retention Scheme and What You Need to Know

Paul Seath from the Employment Team at law firm, Bates Wells will deliver a webinar on the latest updates on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. It will look in depth at what employers can claim, what the new guidance means for social enterprises receiving public funds and how the concept of furlough leave works in practice. 

9th April - Digital Tools & Working From Home

Digital agency and social enterprise, Reason Digital will be hosting a webinar looking into the best ways to work remotely, the best platforms to use and how to keep productive. 

April 23rd - Charity Property Webinar

The Ethical Property Foundation is hosting a free webinar for charities across the UK to provide advice and support about their buildings.

30th April - Charity Comms

Engagement strategies for charities in a Coronavirus dominated world and beyond. Sign up here. 

Pro bono support & free tools

Our Community Enterprise CIC Support Consulations

The team are offering free consultancy, half-price strategy workshops and business planning to help organisations during the crisis - find out more here.

The Social Investment Consultancy

Are offering pro bono consultations - find out more and apply here. 

The Hatch Skilled Volunteer Programme

The Hatch Skilled Volunteer programme is matching Skilled volunteers with entrepreneurs. Request support here.

Cranfield Trust

Free remote business support for charities covering a range of topics. 

Not Fur'Long Creatives

A collective of creatives that have been fruloughed from agencies, who are now using the time to support small businesses thriving during this time. 

Charity Fundraising

Free fundraising consultation for UK Charities affected by Coronavirus.

London Growth Hub

Access free one to one support for businesses and employers. 

Scale-up Institute 

Have also created a resource hub featuring a range of Government, Local and Private Sector resources to help scaling social enterprises navigate what is currently available for businesses across the country.

The Fore

Pro bono support - apply here.

Inspiring Impact

Free resources and tools to help you with impact management. 

Free COVID-19 Social Impact Assessment

Socialsuite is donating its impact monitoring technology to your organization for the purpose of monitoring the impact of COVID-19 on your people. Find out more here.


Tech offers available to charities

A number of tech vendors are making their services available for free or at discounted rates. This live article will be updated as new offers become available.

Copy & Code

Free one hour crisis communications & website support sesions for charities and social enterprises. Find out more here.

Digital Candle

Offering free one hour digital advice for charities. Find out more here.


Tools and resources for navigating these challenging times.

Technation info hub

Tech support & updates.

Tech London Advocates

Acces their resource hub including the directory of advocates, surgeries & advice. 

Tech UK

Covid-19 Resource Hub.

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Last updated
17 July 2020