Ideas & Knowledge

We are committed to creating, sharing and disseminating knowledge across all strands of the Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy programme, including the following:

  • Cause4 Arts and Culture Fundraising Dashboard – a benchmarking tool designed to give arts and cultural organisations a starting point to develop their fundraising strategies
  • Now, New & Next – a free e-magazine featuring essential learning, trends and statistics about fundraising in the arts and cultural sectors
  • CultureHive – explore case studies, articles and reports on fundraising and development best practice from across the cultural sector
  • Donor Finder – find out about this research, plus a range of tools that might be useful for fundraisers from The Audience Agency
  • The Musician as Fundraiser – a new initiative focusing on the contribution that musicians can make to an arts organisation’s fundraising efforts
  • Arts Professional partnership – a series of articles sharing insights and exchanging ideas about how to encourage leadership and entrepreneurship in arts fundraising
  • Evaluation – Executive summaries of the Evaluation reports for the first three years of the Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy Programme
  • Useful Resources – additional downloads and articles