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Annex: Community development theory and practice

This annex provides further insight into the theory and practice behind community development.

Annex: Developing a fund strategy

For those managing community benefit funds. This annex will help you to develop a strategy to guide effective distribution of the fund.

Annex: Governance arrangements

This annex provides an introduction to governance structures available for managing community benefits.

Annex: Guide to open grant making

This annex provides more guidance on how to promote your fund, and introduces tools and principles to help make good funding decisions.

Annex: Key questions for community benefit funds

Key questions to ask if a community benefit fund is part of the package of benefits available.

Annex: Overview and common opportunities and challenges

This annex gives an overview of community benefits, and looks at the common challenges and opportunities these offer.

Community Action Plan consultancy agreement template

A template for a consultancy agreement for developing a Community Action Plan.

Community Action Plan Invitation to Tender (ITT) template

An Invitation to Tender (ITT) template which can be used for communities when creating Community Action Plans.

Community benefit agreement template

A template for a community benefit agreement between a project owner and a community body.

Community benefits overview

This overview sets out the purpose and structure of the Community Benefit Toolkit and provides a provisional road map for those seeking to secure, set...

Community Benefits: example conflict of interest policy for an advisory panel

A sample conflict of interest policy for an advisory panel. Part of the Community Benefits Toolkit.

Community Benefits: example interview task and questions for Community Action Planning commissioning

An example of interview task and questions for Community Action Planning commissioning.

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