RVA has produced a number of factsheets and good practice guides which are designed especially for voluntary and community groups.


Copies can be downloaded from here free of charge. 



Factsheet - Chair Role Description 

Factsheet - Community Interest Company

Factsheet - Community Interest Organisation

Factsheet - Constitutions

Factsheet - Holding an Event

Factsheet - Jargon Buster

Factsheet - Key Marketing Tools

Factsheet - Management Committees

Factsheet - MARAC

Factsheet - Marketing

Factsheet - Monitoring and evaluation

Factsheet - newsletters

Factsheet - press releases

Factsheet - Risks of becoming a charity trustee

Factsheet - Ryedale Strategic Partnership

Factsheet - Secretary Role Description

Factsheet - Social Media

Factsheet - Treasurer Role Description

Promotion of NYYF Employment Advice Service.doc


Good Practice Guides

Good Practice Guide - Effective Minute Taking

Good Practice Guide - Quality Assurance 

Good Practice Guide - Partnership Working

Good Practice Guide - Starting a New Group

Good Practice Guide - Trustees Annual Report


How to Guides

How to Write a Funding Strategy

How to Write a Funding Strategy - template budget sheet.doc

How to Write a Funding Strategy - template work plan.doc