Programme News

Focus on training: Funders & Networks

22nd September 2014

Fundraising from trusts, foundations and statutory funders is essential in the arts sector. Our Funders & Networks training will help improve your application-writing skills and increase your confidence in presenting your case to funders and donors.

Focus on training: Trustee Leadership

Data & Audiences

12th September 2014

Trustees play an essential role in fundraising. Trustees who actively support their organisation’s fundraising strategy will significantly increase its potential for success. Our half-day course in Trustee Leadership in Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy offers practical guidance and tips to executive team members and Trustees on how to utilise fundraising and philanthropy as important tools within your organisation’s fundraising and income generation strategy.

Focus on training: Strategy & Innovation

9th September 2014

Short-term fundraising challenges can lead to a loss of focus on what would be the best fundraising approach for you and your organisation. Our Strategy & Innovation training courses will help you develop and successfully implement a robust, creative, longer-term fundraising strategy.

Search for training in your area

Clickable map

3rd September 2014

Places are still available for all six of our training courses taking place this month in Leeds, London, Manchester and Bristol. Using our new clickable map you can now can search for training in your area or download a regional training calendar . You can also search for training by topic or browse all forthcoming courses and book online for all courses.

We announce our Fellows for 14/15 plus news from Arts Council England

2nd September 2014

15 new Arts Fundraising Fellows announced as Arts Council England confirms investment to extend Fellowships programme nationally.

Download the Arts Fundraising Fellowships Press Release (September 2014)

Coaching & Action Learning – deadline approaching

Support for Leaders

29th August 2014

The next deadline for applications to join our popular Coaching & Action Learning programme for leaders of arts organisations or development teams is Friday 12 September 2014. The package of benefits include six 1-2-1 coaching sessions and a one-day Action Learning training session – find out more and apply today.

Training courses begin on 15 September 2014

Training Courses graphic

21st August 2014

Our next programme of training begins with ‘Planning a Fundraising Strategy’ led by Ruth Jarratt in Leeds on 15 September 2014. This is the first of more than 50 one-day training courses for fundraisers between September 2014 and March 2015. Click here to browse or search for a training course or click here to view or download our Events & Activities brochure.