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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…

AIM Biffa Award to support new exhibition areas at Elizabeth Gaskell’s House

We’re delighted to announce that Elizabeth Gaskell’s House has been awarded just over £39,000 of funding from AIM Biffa Award, as part of the Landfill Communities Fund, which will fund…

CFG membership update

Charities get ready for Gift Aid Awareness Day 2021 The 2021 #TickTheBox campaign is a chance to demonstrate impact and thank donors. Gift Aid is worth £1.3 billion to the sector, …

New funding opportunity – The Partner-Up Fund

A new pot of funding and support is being made available through a collaboration between Take Note, Collaborative Change and Footwork Trust – the Partner-Up fund. The …

Arts Council England – Capital Investment Programme

Museums can apply to Arts Council England for museum capital projects for the first time. Arts Council England’s Capital Investment Programme is an open access program…

Heritage Digital Academy – register now

Heritage Digital Academy are offering free digital training to the heritage sector over the next 12 months and have launched their first two cohorts, which are now live for heritage organisations, …

The latest in your Charity Finance Group membership

What’s happening in your CFG membership? Free Members Meeting – Funding and Grantmaking 23 September Join us to discuss how charities are dealing wit…

Museums + Tech 2021: ‘Data Tales’ call for proposals

The Museums Computer Group (MCG) has launched a call for proposals for their upcoming conference ‘Museums + Tech 2021: Data Tales’. The MCG is keen to hear from practitioners, researchers, fund…

Museums and Inter Faith Week 2021

Inter Faith Week 2021 (www.interfaithweek.org) will take place in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland from Sunday 14 to Sunday 21 November. …

The latest in your Charity Finance Group membership

Helping you to build finance skills and resilience “CFG provides insight into diverse topics which is very helpful to small organisations which would struggle to find such resources …

£300,000 funding available to help communities celebrate Scotland’s Year of Stories 2022

Community groups and organisations from across Scotland are being invited to apply for funding to host events and activities that will celebrate Scotland’s Year of Stories 2022. The new fu…

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