Club Development Initiative

 

The Club Development Initiative has been available to all Development Officers (DO) since it's introduction in September 2017. The aim of this initiative is to provide regular communication between the Badminton Ireland Development Officer and the DO's within clubs. Essentially the initiative gives clubs valuable information on topics like Club Structures, Garda Vetting & Safeguarding and Attracting New Members. Please see below for the development editions previously sent out to DO's.

Edition 1: Garda Vetting & Safeguarding

 

Edition 2: Benefits of Social Media for Clubs

a) Facebook

b) Twitter

c) Instagram

 

Edition 3:

3.1 Club Structures

3.2 Club Constituion

3.3 Board Roles

 

Edition 4: Press Releases

a) Top 10 Tops for Writing a Press Release

b) Draft Press Release

c) How to Issue a Press Release

 

Edition 5: National Badminton Week

a) National Badminton Week

b) Irish Open 2017

c) 60 Second Challenge

 

Edition 6: Events & Leagues

 

Edition 7: Generating Income

7.1 Generating Income for your club- Fundraising initiatives

7.2 Generating Income for your club- Sponsorship Proposals (Template & Considerations, Rejections)

7.3 Available Grants (Grant Information, Sports Grants Descriptions)

 

Edition 8: Creating Club-School Links

a) Developing Club-School Link

b) Benefits for your club/ school

 

Edition 9: Attracting New Members

 

Edition 10: Developing a Club Plan

a) Club Development Plan Poster

 

Edition 11: Creating Links with Local Sports Partnerships (LSP's)