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Preparing an Annual Report

Carmichael Centre
9:45AM - 1:00PM

The aim of this session is to understand how to produce the best annual report for your not-for-profit organisation.

This course covers the basics of what is required in an annual report and then focuses on how to use the annual report as a way of showing the public, your members and funders how good your organisation is. The session will involve presentation and working in groups. Participants should bring a copy of their organisation’s most recent annual report with them.


Feedback on best features of the course from previous participants:

"Reviewing each other’s reports – interactive."

"Fantastic content and facilitator."

"Clarity of presentation. Presentation excellent, very well prepared."

"Doing the group sessions, handouts and checklists - excellent."



Adrienne Collins

Adrienne has worked in a range of non-profit and public sector organisations and has also been a board member of two non-profit organisations. She has worked in the areas of social policy and research; human resources and governance; and training. Adrienne has delivered training to board members, staff and volunteers as well as developing training strategies and planning and evaluating training programmes. She has a degree in Economic and Social Studies, a Masters in Equality Studies, an Advanced Diploma in Personal and Executive Coaching and has completed the Leaders for Change programme.

Target Audience: 
Anyone involved or wishing to be involved in producing an Annual Report for their organisation.

At the end of the session participants will be able to:

  • Be aware of the purpose of the annual report
  • Describe the legal requirements for an annual report
  • Review annual reports against a set of best practice criteria
  • Decide on type of presentation and content
  • Plan how to produce an effective annual report for your organisation.

Carmichael Centre Resident Members: €60

Other Community Voluntary Charity Organisations: €70

Statutory/Corporate Organisations: €80

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