Skip to navigation Skip to main content
Support our work with London's young music makers. Donate Now
JK__0634(1)

Get Funding Ready for 2016

After successfully piloting a session on funding in Summer 2014, this one-day seminar on the art of fundraising will take place on Tuesday 23 February 2016 at the Brady Arts Centre, in partnership with the Musicians’ Union and Community Music. The event is supported by Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy, and we are delighted to be able to offer subsided tickets at £25.00 to Sound Connections members.

There’s something for everyone – whether you’re a seasoned fundraiser looking to try an alternative route in business modelling and planning, or if you’re a freelance musician new to the game and looking for some top tips…

  • The day kicks off with a panel discussion featuring representatives from a range of funding organisations with an opportunity for you to ask the question you’ve always needed to ask and never had the chance!
  • Case studies from previous attendees of Get Funding Ready, organisations and individuals all with different experiences of fundraising lay out how they acheived their goals and pass on advice and tips.
  • Melissa Wong, Grants & Learning Officer at the National Foundation for Youth Music, will deliver a presentation on applying their Outcomes Framework to your funding applications in order to provide clear aims and objectives to your prospective bids.
  • A series of workshops in the afternoon will take you through a broad range of topics related to funding – you will get to select two to attend.
  • We are delighted that Maria Turley, Relationship Manager (Music) at Arts Council England, will be running one-to-one funding surgeries for delegates with a burning question or a specific idea for a project they are seeking funds for.

View the full programme below, and click here to book your ticket now!

 

Programme 28 Jan

 

Click here to enlarge the picture.

Donate

As a small charity we rely upon donations from generous individuals, trusts and companies to support our work with children and young people across London.

Send a Donation +

Tweets

  • Activate is our brand-new programme for London-based Music Education Hubs to develop and embed youth voice in their… ,
  • So far, our Innovate fund has supported song-writing projects working with young people at risk of serious youth vi… ,
  • Do you want to work in close partnership with Sound Connections to develop and deliver your music project? Apply f… ,
  • Some brilliant events here for us all to get involved in! ,
  • Are you a London-Hub committed to youth voice, participation & leadership? Apply now for Activate to receive up t… ,
  • Do you want to work in a flexible, adaptable & creative organisation, with freedom to bring new and progressive ide… ,
  • Do you want to produce a creative music experience that focuses on wellbeing for children & young people? Apply f… ,
  • How can the music education / youth sectors learn, share & collaborate to support some of the most vulnerable young… ,
  • Apply for up to £2K to explore new ideas & approaches to working with children & young people with our ground-break… ,
  • Just 1 day to go until of final Working with Chaos session with and Carlos Antonio! Join us a… ,
Follow @Sconnections
Support our work with London's young music makers. Donate Now