More fundraising workshops in England and Scotland

More dates for HLF Catalyst fundraising training have been announced in England and Scotland and dates will be announced soon in Wales.


Giving to Heritage has announced more dates for workshops on fundraising around England. All workshops cost £20 and are developed and delivered by the Institute of Fundraising and Heritage Alliance.

Making the heritage case to donors

  • Burgh House London, 9 Sept.
  • Burgess Foundation, Manchester, 11 Sept.
  • Newarkes House Museums, Leicester, 15 Sept.
  • Museum of Bath at Work, 16 Sept.
  • Thackray Medical Museum, Leeds, 24 Sept.
  • Hartleborough Castle, Kidderminster, 1 Oct.
  • Peterborough Cathedral, 16 Oct.

Community Fundraising

  •  Curious Minds, Burnley, 25 Sept.

Developing a heritage Fundraising Plan (repeat of the June/July workshops).

  • Action Stations Royal Naval Base, Portsmouth, 18 Sept
  • Hughenden Manor, Berks, 23 Sept.
  • Corn Exchange, Blandford, Dorset, 8 Oct.

Others will be added next week for the second half of October and November.

More information can be found at 



In Scotland there is a similar programme – Resourcing Scotland’s Heritage – run by A&B Scotland. Forthcoming events cost £20 or £25 and include:


A full-day introductory course focussed on fundraising from private sources
  • July 30 @ 9:15 am – 5:00 pm – Dower HouseDean Castle Country Park, Dean Road, Kilmarnock,East AyrshireKA3 1XB
  • August 7 @ 9:45 am – 5:45 pm – Culloden Battlefield Visitor CentreCulloden Moor, Inverness,HighlandIV2 5EU United Kingdom


A development course looking at the right fundraising strategy for your organisation

  • September 10 @ 9:15 am – 5:30 pm – Scottish Seabird CentreThe Harbour, North Berwick, EH39 4SS United Kingdom
  • September 17 @ 9:15 am – 5:30 pm – The CatStrandHigh Street, New Galloway, Castle Douglas,Dumfries & GallowayDG7 3RN United Kingdom

An expert-led event covering a specific fundraising topic

  • September 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm – TBC Edinburgh,


Catalyst Cymru – Heritage Fundraising is the Welsh programme, run by Wales Council for Voluntary Action. Information is available here but dates have not yet been announced.


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