Programme News

Events & Activities: September 2014 – March 2015

Spike Island

22nd July 2014

Our training and events programme for 2014–15 has been announced, offering a wide range of opportunities for people working in the arts at all stages of their career, across different kinds of organisations. Click here to find out more and download the brochure.

National Summer School for Arts Fundraising and Leadership

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7th July 2014

Led by the University of Leeds in partnership with the Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy programme, this new course is aimed at arts managers giving them a breadth of insight, ideas and skills in how to lead arts fundraising in challenging economic times. Click here for more details and to download the leaflet and draft programme.

#makeithappen arts fundraising Twitter conversation

10th June 2014

On 20th May 2014, Sound and Music hosted a Twitter conversation on arts fundraising – #makeithappen.  Click here for a summary of the discussion.

National Summer School 2014 – programme available to download now

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9th June 2014

The draft programme for the National Summer School for Arts Fundraising and Leadership 2014 is now available to download. The Summer School runs from 31 August to 5 September 2014 and limited places are now available. Click here to find out more and book your place.

Michelle Wright’s fundraising article appears in Arts Professional

29th May 2014

Michelle has written an article for Arts Professional about finding the next generation of top arts fundraisers. Click here to read the whole article.

Arts Fundraising Fellows interviewed by International Arts Manager

27th May 2014

Stephanie Graham and Robin Peters talk to International Arts Manager about their experience on the Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy Fellowship. Read the whole article here.

Arts Fundraising Fellowships Press Release

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6th May 2014

As arts and cultural organisations face challenging financial times, a new generation of Arts Fundraisers offers a ray of light for the sector. Click here to download the Arts Fundraising Fellowships press release…

Post Graduate Certificate in Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy

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30th April 2014

The University of Leeds will be offering a Post Graduate Certificate in Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy in 2014/15 to provide a platform for graduates wishing to develop their careers in Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy and/or progress onto Masters study in the broader fields of Arts Management and Cultural Leadership. Click here for more information.