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Fundraising Fellowship, Ireland – A Partnership with Business to Arts & the Department of Culture, Heritage & the Gaeltacht

As part of the evolution of the New Stream programme, Business to Arts is commencing a 24-month Fundraising Fellowship Programme in partnership with the Department of Culture, Heritage & the Gaeltacht for new Fundraising or Marketing & Fundraising Executives.

Fundraising Fellowship, Ireland will offer two cultural organisations 50% part-funding toward the employment of full-time ‘Fundraising’ or ‘Marketing & Fundraising’ human resources over a 24-month period. The recruited Fellows will be supported by a structured programme of training and mentorship with Business to Arts as part of the Fellowship.

Fundraising Fellowship, Ireland is informed by the two-year Fundraising Fellowship, Dublin programme, which was created by Business to Arts in partnership with Dublin City Council’s Dublin’s Culture Connects.To date, participants in New Stream [1]have raised in-excess of €18m as a result of the skills and learning implemented during the programme.

For Business to Arts and the Department of Culture, Heritage & the Gaeltacht, the overall objective of the Fundraising Fellowship, Ireland is:

  • To continue and enhance prior investment by national and regional cultural organisations in the development of human resources and capacity building
  • To create stronger cultural organisations who are committed to long term sustainability, based on business minded planning and a cultural strategy
  • To facilitate cultural organisations in gaining knowledge so they can leverage and increase resources in a long-term and sustainable way thereby maintaining and improving their longevity
  • To address the 6 key barriers identified in the 6-year review of New Stream programme review 2016

Deadline: The downloadable word Fundraising Fellowship Ireland Application Form 2017 must be completed and submitted to helen@businesstoarts.ie by 5pm on by Monday, 15th January 2018

Queries in relation to this grant opportunity should be directed to helen@businesstoarts.ie

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