Funding your Community Archive
Funding issues effect most community archives this event aims to give essential advice on how to source funding for your community archive or heritage group including Heritage Lottery Funding.
During the day successful groups will be sharing their experience with bid applications and there will be a chance to take part in an open forum discussion on funding hints and tips.
The focus of the day will be on community archives but will also be relevant to those involved in museums or other heritage projects. All welcome, whether you are already involved in a community archive or other heritage or would like to become involved.
The day will start at 10.30 and close at 15.30
Tea and coffee will be provided but delegates are asked to bring a packed lunch.
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11.00 Welcome and introduction from Community Archive & Heritage Group
11.15 Cllr Jeremy Lucas on behalf of Essex County Council
11.30 Heritage Lottery Fund
12.00 Matthew Brown - Essex Funding Team
Investigating funding avenues eg. Big Society Fund, Essex Community Foundation
12.30 Hadleigh & Thundersley Community Archive – case study
1.00 Lunch - please bring your own packed lunch
1.45 Essex Record Office – CAPS off to Essex
Community Archive Projects the Essex Record Office perspective.
2.15 Judith Garfield – funding hints and tips
Leading into open form discussion with Judith, Hadleigh & Essex Record Office