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The latest in your CFG membership

Helping you to build finance skills and resilience: The latest in your Charity Finance Group membership. “CFG provides insight into diverse topics which is very helpfu…

£1million National Lottery fund launches to enable digital volunteering in heritage sector

£1million of National Lottery funding is now available for heritage organisations to develop a strong network of digital volunteers – wherever their location. Applications to The National Lotter…

Gathering Places: how museum buildings and spaces are changing beyond the pandemic

With their buildings closed and empty over so much of the past 18 months many people involved with museums have reflected on what is most important to them and their communities. Explorations with …

Rebuilding Heritage – last chance to apply for support

Free specialist support, training and events for the heritage sector T…

Call for papers – Medicine, Myth and Memory

Call for papers – Online event – Wednesday 8 and Thursday 9 December 2021 Medicine, Myth and Memory: Trusted Voices in the Pandemic Since March 20…

DCMS launch Rediscover Summer

DCMS has launched a new campaign titled ‘Rediscover Summer’. The campaign aims to highlight and promote some of the fantastic offers open to young people this Summer and encourage their engagem…

Helping you to build finance skills and resilience: The latest in your Charity Finance Group membership

“CFG provides insight into diverse topics which is very helpful to small organisations which would struggle to find such resources in-house.” Chris Smyth, Vintage Carriages Trust. …

Third round of Culture Recovery Fund announced

Further details of the third round of the Culture Recovery Fund were announced earlier today The additional £300 million for the Culture Recovery Fund was originally announced by t…

Steps to Sustainability round 2 applications now open

About the programme This programme, starting in September 2021, will provide a pathway for a further 30 heritage organisations across the UK to be ambitious, forward thinkin…

The latest in Charity Finance Group membership – helping you to build finance skills and resilience

“I’ve found access to expert advice and support through CFG hugely useful.” Stephanie Fuller, Director CEO, Ditchling Museum of Art and Craft. As…

Reduced VAT rate on Utilities for Museums, Charities and Not-for-Profit organisations

There are potentially thousands of Charities and Not-for-Profit organisations across the UK too paying too much for their energy bills. Energy suppliers usually treat charities like small businesse…

The latest in Charity Finance Group membership

The latest in Charity Finance Group membership – helping you to build finance skills and resilience “I’ve found access to expert advi…

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