Event Information:

  • Thu

    How to diversify your funding – crowdfunding workshop and panel event

    15:30 - 20:00Civic Offices

    Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU

    Come along to this workshop and panel event to ask the experts and get practical, engaging support to develop your own projects.

    Building a diverse portfolio of income from grant funding, in-kind support, crowd funding and more, is a challenge faced by a wide variety of organisations and individuals.

    This event aims to give you some of the tools you might need to ensure your organisation has sustainable funds for your creative programmes.

    The session is in two halves, a practical workshop followed by a panel discussion and a drinks reception. You are welcome to attend one or both, but please book each half separately

    15:30 – 17:30: Crowdfunding Workshop with Phil Geraghty, founder of
    17:45 – 19:15: Funding Panel Question and Answer
    Panel includes:
    Mary Genis, CultureMix
    Kirsti Wilson, Connect Reading
    Phil Geraghty,
    Terry Adams, Arts Council England
    Stuart McLeod, National Heritage Lottery Fund
    19:15 – 20:00: Networking

    To book a place, please sign up via