Upcoming Events 2020

Is Lottery funding permissible in Islam?

Hear from a panel of guest scholars and speakers along with representatives from the National Lottery Heritage fund.

Webinar - 25th August 2020

Bid Writing Guide for Small Charities

Find out first hand what the do's and don't are when writing a bid application and

applying for funding in this webinar specifically for grassroots organisations

Webinar - 6th October 2020

Meet the Funders 2020

Our yearly Meet the Funders event where we bring you a variety of funders under one rood to answer your questions. Not to be missed!

TBC - October 2020

AWN Bitesize Advice & Support Event

Have your questions answered by experts from the charity sector. Our online group sessions are the ideal way to get answers to your funding questions and unique guidance of how and where to start.

Wednesdays 5pm - 6pm

What you missed


Charity Mingle 2020

Charity Mingle 2020

We kick started 2020 with our first networking event at New Road Hotel in Whitechapel.

The aim is to bring people together and strengthen the small charity sector.

Various grassroots not-for-profit orgs working across the charity sector learnt more about each other's work and created contacts to further their work.


Meet The Funders 2019

For the third year running, grassroots charities met mainstream funders, this year held at the Osmani Centre in Whitechapel, London.

Funding opportunities were discussed & connections were made.

AWN is now looking to host another Meet the Funders event in North of England.

First Impressions Last: An introduction to digital marketing

Our first digital marketing webinar lead by Rooful Ali.


As a Freelancer Consultant, Rooful shared his tips and tricks on how to have a successful digital martketing plan for your organisation. 

How to write an effective bid application

A webinar session lead by Fundraiser, Julie Eason. She highlighted the sectors dos and donts when it comes to writing a bid. How a case study can help your application. 

If you missed out on this popular event, keep a look out for similar workshops in the future.


Meet The Funders 2018

After our first successful Meet the Funders event in 2017, we held another one at The Clothworkers' Hall in London.


Both Muslim and non-Muslim led charities working for the Muslim community met with mainstream Funders.

AWN Launch Event 2018

In November 2018 we had our Launch event at the East London Mosque, where we welcomed Charity Commission, along with small charities and organisations doing amazing work with Muslim beneficiaries across the UK.


Meet The Funders 2017

In November 2017, small Muslim-led charities met mainstream UK Funders to discuss ways to finance their projects, core and overheads, and to connect with each other to learn and possibly collaborate.

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