Tagged with Heritage

Funding: The Idlewild Trust

The Idlewild Trust has announced that the next closing date for applications to its grant making programme is 7 February 2019 (midnight) The Idlewild Trust is a grant making trust that supports registered charities concerned with the encouragement of the performing and fine arts and crafts, the advancement of education within the arts and the … Continue reading

Funding: First World War – then and now

Funding: First World War – then and now

Projects that improve the understanding of World War I can apply for grants of between £3,000 and £10,000 through the Heritage Lottery Fund’s (HLF) £6million small grants programme “First World War: then and now”.  The aim of this grants programme is to help communities mark the Centenary of the First World War. HLF want to fund projects … Continue reading

Job: Executive Director, Torbay Culture

Torbay Culture is seeking a new Executive Director to work with our Chair, board and partners to drive sustainable economic and social development in Torbay through arts, heritage and culture. Our ten year Cultural Strategy has already attracted significant external investment, including £1.2m from the new Great Place Scheme.  You would have responsibility for its … Continue reading

Resource: Matched Crowdfunding six months on – The longer term impacts

NESTA published Matching the Crowd in October 2017 examining the impacts of matched crowdfunding. That study revealed several immediate benefits of crowdfunding for the projects themselves, including bringing in new donors to the projects, helping them to develop their pitching and fundraising skills and a range of other non-financial benefits such as brokering additional connections and … Continue reading