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RAISE: Arts, Culture and Heritage Bursaries

RAISE: Arts, Culture and Heritage offers bursaries for fundraisers working in the arts and cultural sector in England to advance their professional development and attend our events.

RAISE: Arts, Culture and Heritage offers bursaries for fundraisers working in the arts and cultural sector in England to advance their professional development and attend our events.

The RAISE: Arts, Culture and Heritage programme is an Arts Council England funded four-year programme delivered in partnership with the Chartered Institute of Fundraising Cultural Sector Network, Black Fundraisers UK and Young Arts Fundraisers. They aim to:

  • make the charitable case for culture
  • champion arts and cultural sector fundraising
  • empower arts and cultural sector fundraisers to achieve higher levels of fundraising practice
  • support the drive for greater inclusivity, diversity and representation within the sector

Check out their current offer and criteria below:

INTRODUCTION TO FUNDRAISING
Is fundraising a part of your work in the cultural sector? Are you responsible for raising money for your project or organisation?

The introduction to fundraising course  is a one-day online course that offers you a practical introduction to basic principles of fundraising and development. These include:

  • How to develop a compelling case for support
  • Understanding the wider non-profit environment and fundraising’s vital place within it
  • Understanding the fundraising and development planning process
  • How to identify income sources
  • How to create strong supporter communications
  • How to ensure that your fundraising is legal and ethical
  • Finding out where to get more information and your next steps as a fundraiser

Raise offers a limited number of discounted bursaries to undertake the Introduction to Fundraising course. The bursary is a contribution of £40 towards the total cost (£75) of the course.

* Bursaries available for arts, culture or heritage sector fundraisers based throughout England ( and outside London).

Find out more here >> https://ciof.org.uk/about-us/what-we-re-doing/raise/raise-bursaries

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