Vcreate are skilled and experienced fundraisers and development managers. Collectively they have raised over £1million for arts organisations and activities across the Midlands, through applications to trusts and foundations and developing relationships with business sponsors and donors.
Recent successful applications have been made to trusts and foundations including Arts Council England, Big Lottery, Heritage Lottery Fund, Scottish Power Foundation, Larkfleet Cambridgeshire Community Foundation, and a number of regional Community Foundations.
Inspire Culture, Learning and Libraries
Captivate is the Cultural Education Partnership (CEP) for Nottinghamshire, with an initial focus on the areas of Ashfield and Mansfield. Since April 2019, Vcreate has worked with colleagues from the partner organisations to understand the Captivate offer and develop a strategy, Theory of Change, and lead on writing an application to the Cultural Life Fund through The Mighty Creatives.
Find out more about: https://www.captivateed.org.uk/search/
Made in Corby
Since December 2017, Vcreate have been working as Development Managers for Creative People and Places programme, Made in Corby, raising funds for their outdoor arts festival, Grow, developing a collaborative support programme for local artists and building relationships with local businesses including Johnson Underwood recruitment agency, All About Family magazine and Priors Hall Park housing development.
“In the year that Vcreate has been working with us, we’ve met our funding targets and have developed significant new relationships to take our work forward” Helen Willmott- Made in Corby
Find out more about Made in Corby
Inspire Youth Arts
Inspire have bought Vcreate in to support fundraising for a three year dance and disability development programme for children and young people living in Nottinghamshire, with applications made to Garfield Weston and Big Lottery’s Reaching Communities
Find out more about Inspire Youth Arts
Xzibit- Young Creatives
Vcreate have been supporting Gareth Woodward, Dance4 and Inspire Youth Arts with planning and developing Xzibit, a project aimed at young people seeking to develop their skills in choreography and leadership.
Find out more about Gareth Woodward