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How can we better equip our organisations for risk management?

CFG Risk Conference 2022 Thursday 27 January 2022 Increasingly demanding regulatory and operating environments have been applying additional pressure …

Latest AIM Pilgrim Trust conservation grants awarded

We’re pleased to announce the recipients of the latest AIM Pilgrim Trust conservation grants. AIM is grateful to the Pilgrim Trust for funding the Collections Care, Audit and Conservat…

Applications now live for Heritage Compass

Heritage Compass is delighted to announce that the final round of applications is open from now until 12noon on 16 December! Applications will be accepted on a …

CFG membership update – How can we make the workplace more inclusive and diverse?

CFG’s November Members’ Meeting Join CFG’s November Members’ Meeting on 24 November to find out what practical steps you can implement to ensure an incl…

Applications open for new Clore Leadership programmes

Clore Leadership is pleased to announce they are now inviting applications for the next Emerging Leaders and Leadership Pulse Courses for Spring 2022. The closing date for all applications i…

Are you going to make an AIM Hallmark grant application?

AIM’s Hallmark grants are open for applications (until 31 January) and are again supporting projects addressing our Tackling Inequality Hallmark. If you’re thinking of making a Hallmark …

Paid opportunities for students with Art Fund

Since 2017 Art Fund has been providing its Student Art Pass members with paid opportunities in the cultural sector. Sarah Kaye, Senior Marketing Manager, Students and Robert Dingle, Programme P…

Energy Action Group – Energy price update

The surge in global gas prices is showing no signs of abating, “the first big energy shock of the green era” according to Australian consultancy EnergyQuest. We spoke to Geoff Berry of …

AIM Biffa Award to support new exhibition at Biggin Hill Memorial Museum

Biggin Hill Memorial Museum is delighted to announce that they have secured £68,530 of funding from AIM Biffa Award History Makers, as part of the Landfill Communities Fund, which will fund a new…

Budget 2021 – reaction from AIM Director, Lisa Ollerhead

Yesterday marked an important step in rebuilding stability following the upheavals of Brexit and Covid: the announcement of the multi-year comprehensive spending review delayed in 2019 and 2020, al…

New AIM Biffa Award History Makers exhibitions

It has been a busy few months for our AIM Biffa Award History Makers projects with new exhibitions opening to visitors, and funding announced for the final round of projects. AIM Biffa Award…

Don’t just sit there – give yourself a financial health check-up!

Challenging visitor numbers can have a direct impact on income, but what can you do? Now is the time to be more proactive than ever, as AIM Associate Supplier Paul Ogburn explains. There are…

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