After They Were Fellows

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Patrick Reynolds, Fellow for Royal Exchange Theatre in conversation with Jessica Hilton, the Royal Exchange Theatre’s new Membership Manager.   Patrick Reynolds: For those who don’t know you, would you like to just introduce yourself, what you did on the Arts Fundraising Fellowship and what you’ve been up to since? Jessica Hilton: I was a Year 2 …

Memberships Schemes: Are They Worth the Effort?

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Yesterday I attended a fascinating Workshop organised by The Hepworth, Wakefield in partnership with Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy, exploring the value of Membership Schemes for arts organisations. We were treated to in-depth presentations from senior staff from the National Trust and Royal Academy of Arts.   They both argued that Membership Schemes can offer a great deal to …