Events and workshops in the West Midlands

At HLF in the West Midlands we run free monthly funding support workshops in Birmingham to help you to apply to us for funding.

Funding workshops

Thursday 13 September 2pm-5pm (fully booked)

Heritage Lottery Fund, Grosvenor House, 14 Bennetts Hill, Birmingham, B2 5RS. Find directions on our Directions and Access page.

This workshop is a great opportunity to find out about our funding, get tips on how to make a good application and network with other organisations from your area. You will also meet the development team for HLF in the West Midlands who will provide you with free advice and support. You don’t need a definite project idea to attend - just come along to find out more.

Places are limited and to add your name to the waiting list please email the development team.

Funding Events

Newcastle Under Lyme Funding Fair
Thursday 20 September 4-7pm

St James Church, Clayton, Newcastle, ST5 3DW.

This Funding Fair is an opportunity to meet with funders, consider a range of funding you may not have previously considered, gain an insight into a funder’s way of thinking and discuss your group or organisation’s funding needs. Please book a free place via Eventbrite.

Fit for Function 2: Communities, Briefs and Bids
Tuesday 2 October 9:30am-3:30pm

Leominster Priory Church, Church Street, Leominster, HR6 8DA.

This ecumenical event will be held at Leominster Priory in Herefordshire, open to anyone who works, supports or volunteers at a place of worship. The day will be full of useful presentations, networking opportunities and breakout sessions; offering a range of perspectives on engaging with the wider community, working with different professionals and accessing funding.

This event is being delivered in partnership between the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Birmingham and the Anglican Dioceses of Hereford, Lichfield and Worcester. Hot drinks and lunch will be provided within the price of the ticket. Please book via Eventbrite.

Cultural Education Conference and Tea Party
Wednesday 24 October 4-7pm

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 3DW.

The cultural networking event of the autumn for all teachers, educators and those interested in cultural opportunities and activities for children and young people. Please book via Eventbrite.

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