On 26 September 2019 VARB held a voluntary sector network event focusing on “Why Tech Matters”. Presentations and papers from this event are available below:
“Principles and resources for digital success” – presentation by Ellie Hale from CAST – Centre for the Acceleration of Social Technology Download
If you are interested in registering for a free half day “Design Hop” to help consider and develop your approach to digital, then details are available on the CAST website here. (London event 28 October; Brighton event 20 November)
“Using IT and Future Challenges” – presentation by Andrea Dunhill, Citizens Advice Reigate & Banstead Download
“Top Tips for Using Social Media” – presentation by Susy Moore and Nicola Dawes, Stripey Stork Download (Note this presentation is in powerpoint format with additional information in the notes section).
“Funding for Strategic IT Projects” – presentation by Kate Peters, Community Foundation for Surrey Download
Gordon Walker from the Charity IT Association, CITA, also spoke. Details of CITAs services, matching volunteer IT professionals with small charities, is available on their website here or in this leaflet Download
Details of further resources that are available to charities and community groups to assist with tech are available in this download Download