Conference: Communicating World Heritage, Ironbridge, 7 to 10 October 2017

The Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage, University of Birmingham in association with World Heritage UK, are holding a special international meeting to discuss research and global policy focusing on the communication of World Heritage values at the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site. The four session themes are linked to the an AHRC Collaborative doctoral … Continue reading Conference: Communicating World Heritage, Ironbridge, 7 to 10 October 2017

Funding: Trusthouse Charitable Foundation

Trusthouse Charitable Foundation is a small-medium sized grant giver which provides grants for running costs or one-off capital costs to charities and not-for-profit organisations working in the following sectors: Rural Issues Urban Deprivation Community Support Disability and Healthcare Arts, Education and Heritage Small grant applications can be made throughout the year. For more information and … Continue reading Funding: Trusthouse Charitable Foundation

Funding: Arts Council England’s PRISM Fund

Arts Council England's Preservation of Industrial and Scientific Material (PRISM) Fund awards grants to help charitable bodies and accredited museums acquire and conserve items or collections which are important in the history and development of science, technology, industry and related fields. The PRISM Fund for 2017/2018 is now open. As this is a rolling fund … Continue reading Funding: Arts Council England’s PRISM Fund

Training: Volunteer Management Course, 11 October 2017, London

Run by Talk Action, this course focuses on the motivations of volunteers and how organisations work with them. It will consider: Contemporary approaches including co-production and the use of non-hierarchical teams. Why people get involved in volunteering and why understanding motivations is so important Creating roles for volunteers Recruitment & Publicity How to share examples … Continue reading Training: Volunteer Management Course, 11 October 2017, London

Funding: National Lottery Awards for All

National Lottery Awards for All offers funding from £300 to £10,000 to support what matters to people and communities. Applications are welcomed from: voluntary or community organisation registered charity constituted group or club not-for-profit company or Community Interest Company social enterprise school statutory body (including town, parish and community council) For projects which bring people … Continue reading Funding: National Lottery Awards for All

Funding: Airbnb Community Tourism Programme

Airbnb, the online room booking service, has recently launched it's own funding stream. Their Community Tourism Programme will provide up to €5 million in funding for investments in sustainable, community-based tourism projects across Europe through 2020. They are interested in hearing from projects in emerging and established markets that help drive more sustainable tourism that … Continue reading Funding: Airbnb Community Tourism Programme