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Cuppa Concerts

20 Nov 2020 - 10:50 by michelle.foster

world harmony orchestraSocially distanced concerts for people who are shielding due to Covid-19, delivered to their homes, at a safe distance (outdoors and indoors) or video recorded.

In these cold months, why not offer an uplifting cup of warmth to a loved one, someone you know or for yourself?

Concerts can be requested until 20 January 2021 in your area and other locations in England.

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Baubles 4 Beds: charity fundraiser for homeless charities in Manchester

19 Nov 2020 - 12:11 by michelle.foster

baublesBaubles 4 Beds is a fundraising event using Papier Mache to make Christmas tree baubles and then using them to help raise funds for Manchester Homeless. This is a Frank Dowd art project and the sale of these baubles will be split between Coffee4Craig, Barnabus and Mustard Tree.

People across Greater Manchester are being encouraged to help make baubles to raise money for the three local charities.

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Request the Greater Manchester Youth Mental Health Arts and Culture Evaluation Kit

5 Nov 2020 - 15:22 by michelle.foster

gm ithriveThe evaluation toolkit is used to capture the impact that arts and cultural activities have on children and young people's mental health. It is for use by organisations that provide arts and cultural programmes for children and young people, based in Greater Manchester.

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Workshops for Music Facilitators

29 Oct 2020 - 12:10 by michelle.foster

brighter soundBrighter Sound are hosting a series of online weekly workshops to support people working in the modern world of music facilitation.

Over six sessions the sessions will cover a range of topics, connected around the theme of health and wellbeing that respond to the current needs of music facilitators.

This is an opportunity to:

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Heritage Compass: Free mentoring and training available for English heritage organisations

22 Oct 2020 - 14:14 by michelle.foster

heritage compassCause4 has launched Heritage Compass – a brand-new Business Support Programme funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Working with consortium partners Creative United and the Arts Marketing Association this new programme has been designed to grow resilience and invigorate the heritage sector across England.

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Arts Council – Developing your Creative Practice funding for individuals

15 Oct 2020 - 14:17 by michelle.foster

arts councilThe fund is for individuals who are cultural and creative practitioners and want to take time to focus on their creative development. If you’re thinking of taking your practice to the next stage, DYCP can help by supporting research, time to create new work, travel, training, developing ideas, networking or mentoring.

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Weston Culture Fund

7 Oct 2020 - 15:39 by michelle.foster

The Weston Culture Fund is open to performing and visual arts organisations, arts centres, accredited museums and galleries (excluding those who are local authority maintained) with a minimum annual income of £500,000 in a typical year. Grants will range from a minimum of £100,000 up to a maximum of £2 million based on the size of the organisation.

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Music Education Hub Development Fund

7 Oct 2020 - 15:34 by michelle.foster

youth music networkThe Youth Music Network has launched Round 2 of the Music Education Hub Development fund. Grants of up to £50,000 are available to partnerships of at least three Music Education Hub lead organisations such as local authorities, schools, other hubs, art organisations, community or voluntary organisations.

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Manchester City of Literature – Trustee opportunity

2 Oct 2020 - 08:57 by michelle.foster

Manchester was designated a UNESCO City of Literature in 2017, following a successful bid from a partnership led by Manchester City Council, The University of Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University and involving a range of partners, publishers, festivals, writing agencies, libraries and cultural organisations.

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