£50 – £80

In Focus: Membership & Friends

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Museums Galleries Scotland

2-4 Waterloo Place

Edinburgh

EH1 3EG

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Join Resourcing Scotland’s Heritage for a focussed look at Membership and Friends schemes. The course is best suited to registered charities and/or constituted community groups who want to find out more about one particular type of fundraising or an issue related to fundraising from private sources. It will involve the sharing of ideas and experiences and also provide excellent networking opportunities.

This session includes practical tips and exercises to support you to grow this key potential source of unrestricted funds to support your work.

The training covers:

  • The difference between membership and friends/supporter schemes and investigates which may suit your organisation best.
  • The advantages and challenges of setting up members and friends schemes.
  • The components of an effective scheme.
  • A case study exploration of how one organisation has developed their scheme successfully.
  • A variety of development strategies for member and friends’ schemes.
  • The session is interactive and includes activities around communications, recognition/benefits of your scheme and developing a membership strategy.

Cost

Scottish Museum Staff & Volunteers - £50

Outwith Scottish museums sector - £80

The course fee includes lunch.

Bundle it!

This course is also available as part of our Focus on Fundraising bundle, which gives you three courses covering the basics of developing a fundraising strategy for heritage groups and organisations, and then the nitty-gritty of implementing your chosen approach.

The bundle option offers greater value for money with 20% off the standard price of booking multiple individual sessions. For the staff and volunteers of Scottish museums, the three-course bundle costs £120, and for participants from outwith the Scottish museums sector it costs £192. Book your bundle here.

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