The Fundamentals of Arts Fundraising | Perth
Want to learn the foundations of arts fundraising and development?
The Fundamentals of Arts Fundraising is designed for emerging practitioners who want to learn the basics of arts philanthropy and sponsorship and established arts workers looking to refresh their knowledge. Registrations for Perth are now open.
This workshop is perfect for:
- Emerging arts practitioners who want to learn the basics of arts fundraising, philanthropy and sponsorship;
- Established arts practitioners with some fundraising knowledge.
What you’ll get:
A half-day workshop covering:
- Business partnerships 101
- Philanthropy 101
- How to make your organisation fundraising-ready
- Developing a fundraising plan
- Building a case for support.
A networking lunch with your peers at the conclusion of the workshop.
Your presenter – our State Manager
Western Australia & South Australia | James Boyd
James’ extensive experience spans member programs, philanthropic giving, sponsorship, public relations and marketing and management in the arts.
For five years, James was Executive Manager of Development with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra, raising $15 million from sponsorship and philanthropy combined.
Prior to his current role, James was the WA Manager of the Australia Council’s philanthropy team, Artsupport Australia.
James is a graduate of the Executive Program for Non-profit leaders in the arts, Stanford University; holds a Graduate Certificate of Social Impact from UWA as a BHP Biliton Post-graduate Scholar; and is a past recipient of the Fundraising Institute of Australia Perpetual Scholarship.
James has lectured on ‘arts in contemporary society’ at WAAPA and has been an invited speaker at national conferences, seminars and universities. He has also published a number of articles on collaborative philanthropy.