Free Funding Workshop for local artists and organisations in East London

17 October 2012

Wednesday 7th November: 6-8pm

The White Building, Unit 7, Queen’s Yard, 43 White Post Lane, London, E9 5EN

Organised by the London Legacy Development Corporation and facilitated by Arts Council England and the Legacy List

An introduction to Arts Council Grants for the Arts, philanthropic support and corporate sponsorship

The London Legacy Development Corporation is hosting a free evening workshop on how to apply to Arts Council England through their Grants for the Arts Scheme.  This introduction will be led by Jo Baxendale and Mat Jenner from Arts Council England, who will take you through a step by step guide to the application process, and also explain in a wider context the Arts Council’s priorities for funding.

The second part of the workshop, led by Richard Robinson, an expert in fundraising and Head of Development for the Legacy List, will talk about how to attract philanthropic supporters for your work, how to approach commercial and private sponsorship, and a brief introduction into Corporate Social Responsibility and how you can use it.

Places will be allocated on a first come, first served based and due to the size of the room, places are limited.

Book your place ASAP by emailing markfordham@londonlegacy.co.uk and please state what borough you are from.

Please note that preference will be given to those living or working in the host boroughs of Barking and Dagenham, Greenwich, Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest, but the event is open to anyone.

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