Essentials in Fundraising

Essentials in Fundraising

This course will be delivered virtually via Zoom in two separate 3 hour sessions. The first of these will take place on Tuesday 8 November at 10.00am and the second will take place on Tuesday 15 November at 10.00am. It is necessary to attend both sessions to complete the full training.

 

This is your induction into the world of arts fundraising. It covers research and planning, key fundraising skills and information about launching successful fundraising campaigns. It’s a one stop fundraising shop: teaching you new skills and sharpening old ones.

 

Who is this for?

This course is aimed at those new to arts fundraising, those about to launch a big project in a new area, or for those just looking for a refresher in a key aspect of fundraising.

 

You will learn:

  • The importance of an effective fundraising Case for Support
  • Different kinds of fundraising streams, from Trusts and Foundations, individuals, corporates and statutory income
  • Where to best focus your time to get the most effective fundraising return for your organisation
  • How to undertake effective fundraising research
  • The latest trends in fundraising

 

Get in touch to discuss multibuy options available for this and the rest of the courses over the season. 

Concessions are available for Freelancers, Sector Partner Members* and Charities and Arts Organisations with an annual turnover of 500K or less.

 

*Our current Sector Partners are: Association of British OrchestrasArts@LeedsArts Marketing AssociationContemporary Visual Arts NetworkFamily Arts CampaignNational Museum Directors CouncilOne Dance UKThe Audience AgencyUK Theatre

 

The rest of our booking information can be found here.

Course Staff

Helen Jenkins

Helen Jenkins has worked in fundraising for longer than she cares to remember, but is prepared to admit to over 20 years.

In her early career Helen specialised in events for charities, organising overseas challenges and large events.  She then worked abroad with VSO, an experience which changed her life.