Funding & Finance

Building Resilience: Fundraising And Revenue Diversification Programme
Building Resilience: Fundraising And Revenue Diversification Programme
20/07/2017 in Funding & Finance, News

Ongoing change in the political and financial landscape requires that arts leaders develop new strategies, and new resources, to build and sustain resilient organisations. In response to thi…

Almanac 2017: An Introduction To The Latest Data On The Voluntary Sector
Almanac 2017: An Introduction To The Latest Data On The Voluntary Sector
16/07/2017 in Funding & Finance, News

A new webinar produced by NCVO that explores information and trends from the 2017 UK Civil Society Almanac – which was published in May – has just been made available online. The…

First Museums Taking Part In The AIM And Icon Collections Care Audits Announced
First Museums Taking Part In The AIM And Icon Collections Care Audits Announced
14/07/2017 in Funding & Finance, News

A new partnership scheme between AIM and The Institute of Conservation (Icon) that is helping small museums to undertake professional collections care audits has …

Funding Opportunity: The Weston Loan Programme With Art Fund Is Now Open
Funding Opportunity: The Weston Loan Programme With Art Fund Is Now Open
13/07/2017 in Funding & Finance, News

Are you looking to enhance your collection by borrowing a work of art? Do you have a project in the pipeline that would benefit from a particular loan? The Weston Loan Programme with Art Fun…

Business Rates Appeals – What’s The Rush?
Business Rates Appeals – What’s The Rush?
13/07/2017 in Funding & Finance, News, Tips

The successful appeal on behalf of York Museums Trust has generated a lot of media interest… but little museum activity. AIM has been working toward this for their membership, with help from …

£10million National Lottery Funding To Involve More Young People In UK Heritage
£10million National Lottery Funding To Involve More Young People In UK Heritage
13/07/2017 in Funding & Finance, News

Twelve projects across the UK have been awarded grants of up to £1million* through the Heritage Lottery Fund’s (HLF) new Kick the Dust programme. …

Helping Museum Trustees To Get Ahead: Free AIM Hallmarks Governance Sessions
Helping Museum Trustees To Get Ahead: Free AIM Hallmarks Governance Sessions
12/07/2017 in Funding & Finance, News, Tips

We are pleased to announce a new series of free AIM Hallmarks Governance Sessions for heritage trustees that will run from September 2017 to the end of January 2018. Organised in partnership…

AIM Biffa Award Announce New Round Of ‘History Makers’ Funding
AIM Biffa Award Announce New Round Of ‘History Makers’ Funding
06/07/2017 in Funding & Finance, News

Who is your History Maker? Celebrate your museum’s historical figures with a grant of up to £75,000 through the AIM Biffa Award History Makers Programme. Round 2 is now open for AIM memb…

Innovative, Entertaining And Always Useful! AIM Museum Fizzers 2017
Innovative, Entertaining And Always Useful! AIM Museum Fizzers 2017
29/06/2017 in Funding & Finance, News, Tips

No matter what their size, AIM members always enjoy learning from each other and like discovering tips that can be easily applied at their own organisations. So, it’s no surprise that the Museum …

Announcement Of ACE NPO Funding For AIM
Announcement Of ACE NPO Funding For AIM
28/06/2017 in Funding & Finance, News

AIM has been awarded £1.2m from 2018-22 by Arts Council England (ACE), to help museums and heritage organisations prosper. AIM will be joining the N…

Ros Kerslake: Keynote Speech At AIM National Conference 2017
Ros Kerslake: Keynote Speech At AIM National Conference 2017
23/06/2017 in Funding & Finance, News

The role of museums in understanding our individual and collective identity has never be…

A Major Shift In Business Rates Valuation For Museums
A Major Shift In Business Rates Valuation For Museums
15/06/2017 in Funding & Finance, News

AIM has been campaigning for a fairer way of calculating business rates and recently helped fund legal advice for an Upper Tribunal case involving York Museum and Gallery Trust (YMT) becaus…