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Are you interested in connecting with sector peers and developing your leadership and mentoring skills? CFG hugely popular Peer Mentoring Scheme returns and is free for CFG members.

Developed with esteemed Leadership Coach, Nicki Deeson, this 3-part webinar series is designed for participants to meet with finance professionals in the sector to form authentic partnerships and to develop their mentoring skills. This programme uses the peer mentoring approach – where you can benefit from being a mentor and a mentee to unlock your potential and develop the mentoring skills that are so crucial to being a successful leader.

The webinar series will take place over 3 days (26 January, 2 February, 9 February) from 4 to 5.30 pm. You must be available for all of them.

The Peer Mentoring Scheme is free and exclusively for CFG members. If you are not yet a CFG member, register for free at – membership is open to everyone in your organisation.

We have only 3 spots left, so book your place now if you don’t want to miss this opportunity!

 What is happening in your CFG membership?

ARTSIG – Get Ready for 2022

Thursday 27 January

Join CFG ARTSIG – Get Ready for 2022 and start your year off on the right foot, with all the latest thinking and sector updates for Arts charities like:

  • audit changes coming in the next few years and how to prepare for them,
  • SORP,
  • new legislations,
  • new tax reliefs for the creative sector,
  • going concern and more!

This event is free and exclusively for CFG members and is part of the Arts Special Interest Group (ARTSIG).

If you are a member and would like to join the ARTSIG please email

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 Innovate for a better future

Wednesday 2 February

Join us for the Innovate for a better Future conference for a fascinating discussion on the various aspects of innovation including technology, people, processes, and operations. Discover how innovation can be achieved at low cost and how it can help charities optimise their impact.

This conference will cover:

  • How a charity can innovate
  • Explore digital innovation
  • Innovation within budget
  • Income generation (Case study)

This event could provide you with four hours towards your Continuous Professional Development (CPD).

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IT & Digital Conference

Wednesday 23 March

The highly popular IT & Digital Conference is back this March. The pandemic has made evident the need for charities to innovate and adapt to the digital space. In the past two years digital innovation has become a priority for most organisations.

Join CFG this March for our IT & Digital Conference with a comprehensive programme, designed to fit the needs of finance directors and CEOs, with useful sessions on:

  • Digitalising finance function
  • Hybrid working
  • Cyber-security
  • Cashless technology and more!

This event could provide you with six hours towards your Continuous Professional Development (CPD).

Book your place>>