QASA delivered a Sustainability Workshop in Johannesburg on the 3rd and 4th of March. The workshop was funded by the Momentum Fund and was attended by 30 delegates from the disability sector (namely the QuadPara Association of South Africa and National Council for Persons with Physical Disabilities in South Africa).
High profile speakers included Frank Julie, author of the book “The Art of Leadership and Management on the Ground”, Chantell Illbury, co-author of the book “The Mind of a Fox” and Gill Bates of the Momentum Fund.
On the first day, Frank Julie captivated the audience with his passion and drive as he discussed the arena of fundraising, the art of keeping a donor for life and the in’s and out’s of managing a sustainable organisation. The second day saw Chantell Illbury involving the delegates in a conversation around the disability sector Chantell assisted the group in developing a strategy for success for the disability sector. The funders perspective was added by Gill Bates who discussed the art of writing a wining proposal.
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