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Understanding social investment

More and more arts organisations are turning towards a newer form of repayable finance – social investment – to support their projects. Seva Phillips, Head of Arts and Culture Finance a…

A chance to network with CFG Members at Summer Gathering

CFG Summer Gathering Don’t miss the opportunity to meet and get to know more CFG members at CFG’s …

Check out CFG’s Charity Finance for Small Charity Guides

At CFG, we know that small charities deliver big for their communities and are the beating heart of the charity sector.  We also know the pressures you’re under to increase impact and do more, o…

Are you a finance professional in the arts sector looking to connect with peers online?

Connection and bringing charity financial professionals together are at the heart of the CFG community and our Special Interest Groups are  a brilliant way to come and join in the conversations.…

What are the best practices when you choose your independent examiner to review your accounts?

Under charity law, charities are subjected to two different forms of external scrutiny -independent examination and audit. An independent examination can be a preferred alternative for smaller char…

The Value of Valuations: Museum Buildings and Collections

How frequently do you evaluate your museum buildings and collections? It’s an important question, particularly as values have increased considerably in the last two years. AIM Associate S…

DCMS/Wolfson Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund launch new round of funding

£4 million of new funding will improve displays, protect collections and make exhibitions more accessible Fund has provided more than £48 million to over 400 projects over the past…

Is your museum prepared for a cyber attack?

There’s never a good time for a cyber-attack. With stretched resources and a heavy reliance on fundraising and volunteers, it can be particularly catastrophic for small charities. CFG̵…

Get help with your energy bills with Unyfi

Associate Supplier Unyfi specialise in helping fellow, independent businesses save money and improve the service offerings in key cost areas of business, including energy procurement. And n…

Join CFG for the biggest event of the year for charity finance professionals

The CFG Annual Conference 2022 is back and they are ready to welcome you in person on 30 June 2022 at the etc.venues’centre, 133 Hounsditch, London, EC3A 7BX. There will b…

The power of creative spaces

Many museums will be thinking of creative ways to use their spaces either as a new venture to raise additional revenue or simply as an extension of existing plans. Here Hayes Parsons Insura…

CFG news for AIM members

IT & Digital Conference Across all parts of the charity sector, the pandemic has led to people questioning our digital knowledge, skills and approach. We’ve all had to…

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