Setting Up and Running a Charity - Factsheets

This page contains useful information on setting up and running a charity.

The fact sheets here have been put together in collaboration with our Devon Voluntary Action partners.

If you need any further help please feel free to email us on [email protected] or call 01237 420130. We can arrange a face to face meeting to help you set up a charity or improve the one you have!

Setting up a charity

Get legal - Quick Guide
Get Legal - Full Guide

Starting a Group - Quick Guide
Starting a Group - Full Guide

Running an Organisation

Developing a plan _ Quick Guide
Developing a plan - Full Guide

Income - Quick Guide
Income - Full Guide

Monitoring - Quick Guide
Monitoring - Full Guide

Policies - Quick Guide
Policies - Full Guide


Involving people - Quick Guide
Involving people - Full Guide

Developing a Volunteer Handbook


Our funders:

  • Torridge District Council
  • Lottery Community Fund
  • Northam Town Council
  • Bideford Bridge Trust
  • Bideford TC
  • Devon County Council
  • Edward Gosling Foundation
  • Nationwide Building society