Bigger, Better Fundraising

21st May 2019

Natural History Museum, London

Have you got great ideas for new projects but need help making them reality? Join us for this exciting training opportunity aimed at public engagement professionals from botanic gardens, other museums and natural heritage organisations. Representatives from the National Lottery Heritage Fund, ...

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Have you got great ideas for new projects but need help making them reality? Join us for this exciting training opportunity aimed at public engagement professionals from botanic gardens, other museums and natural heritage organisations.

Representatives from the National Lottery Heritage Fund, The People's Postcode Lottery, the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) and London Wildlife Trust will share their expertise on grant giving opportunities and successful strategies for securing funds.

  • Through a combination of interactive workshop, presentations, Q&As and a fundraising surgery, we will explore perspectives from both the funder and the fundraiser.
  • You will get information on the National Lottery Heritage Fund new strategic framework and funding structure and an insight into the People's Postcode Lottery funds.
  • There will also be a wealth of tips on how to prioritise fundraising needs and write successful applications.
  • You will also have the opportunity to bring your project idea and get advice from the presenters and your peers on how to raise money to make it happen.

BOOKING INFORMATION

  1. £70 for bgen members and this rate is also available to members of LEEF, PlantNetwork, Thrive, BEN and BIAZA;
  2. £98 for non-members (includes 1 year free bgen membership),
  3. £40 concessions (see bgen website for details)

For the full programme and to book visit the bgen website