Tagged with Libraries

Funding: National Lottery Project Grants scheme, Arts Council England

Funding: National Lottery Project Grants scheme, Arts Council England

Project Grants is an open access programme for arts, museums and libraries projects, funded by the National Lottery. The fund will support thousands of individual artists, community and cultural organisations. Some small updates to  guidance and information sheets have recently been made. Grants between £1,000 – £100,000 are available. If you’re applying for £15,000 or under, … Continue reading

Resource: A better place to live – how arts and culture investment is improving communities

Resource: A better place to live – how arts and culture investment is improving communities

Arts Council England reports on some great examples of how public investment in arts and culture is making towns better places to live. From creating jobs and supporting education to boosting tourism and making weekends fun, public investment in art and culture benefits the local economy and the community. Find out more at https://www.artscouncil.org.uk/art-culture-and-economy/better-place-live-how-arts-and-culture-investment-improving-communities

Arts Council reports back on its consultation findings for its direction in the ten years, 2020 to 2030

Arts Council reports back on its consultation findings for its direction in the ten years, 2020 to 2030

Arts Council England report that they heard a broad range of opinions from voices up and down the country in their consultation on shaping the next ten years. This blog https://www.artscouncil.org.uk/blog/consulting-next-ten-years-what-we-heard gives a brief summary. After giving people the opportunity to tell them their thoughts, they’ve considered everything they’ve heard and are currently drafting their … Continue reading

Funding: NCS Conservation Grants Fund

The National Conservation Service (NCS) has announced the launch of the NCS Conservation Grants Fund. The Fund is made possible by the annual corporate donations of our Business Member Partners, currently Jamie Briggs Removals Ltd and Arcade-UK Ltd, plus a single donation from the Dyson Trust. The Fund is intended to offer small grants (typically … Continue reading

Funding: Literature Works Annual Fund 2019

Funding: Literature Works Annual Fund 2019

Literature Works’ Annual Fund is open for applications for 2019. Key dates are: Round 1: 18th January – 1st May 2019, decisions by Friday 17th May 2019 Round 2: 21st July – 2nd December 2019, decisions by Friday 20th December 2019 The Annual Fund widens access to literature and creative writing, particularly amongst people in … Continue reading

Funding: The GLL Community Foundation

The GLL Community Foundation helps local projects with funding, facilities and support that encourages people to be active, to learn and to play together. Projects could include organising a sports tournament or improving a community library to creating a new sports league or revamping a children’s playground. GLL is offering up to £5,000 worth of … Continue reading