SHARE Museums East

Supporting SHARE Museums East SHARE Museums East is the Museum Development organisation for the East of England. In addition to supporting museums to achieve ACE Accreditation, the team provide training and support across a wide range of areas, including audience development, volunteer management and leadership. Following SHARE Museums East's successful application to become an Arts

Hampshire Cultural Trust

Inspiring a Culture of Philanthropy Thanks to support from Heritage Lottery Fund, the 'Inspiring a Culture of Philanthropy' programme is supporting 30 museums across the Hampshire and Solent area to develop their fundraising skills. In January 2017, David delivered a training session on "Making the Ask" as part of the "Inspiring a Culture of Philanthropy" programme.


Supporting Bluecoat The Bluecoat is Liverpool's Centre for the contemporary arts. Housed in a Grade I listed building in Liverpool, the Bluecoat has a rich artistic history, covering visual arts, rock, pop, jazz and classical music, craft and graphic design. In 2017, Apollo Fundraising worked with the Bluecoat's Chief Executive to provide Professional Development support.

Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

Supporting Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Regent's Park Open Air Theatre is one of the largest theatres in London. Each year, the theatre welcomes over 140,000 people to its summer season, featuring a diverse mix of theatre, opera and musicals. Regent's Park Open Air Theatre receives no public subsidy, relying on ticket income, earned income

Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy

Delivering Training for Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy The Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy programme is an Arts Council England-funded initiative to provide fundraising training to organisations across the UK. David is delighted to be delivering training on developing Individual Giving schemes as part of this programme. There are currently four dates available: Tuesday 3 October 2017

Essex Record Office

Supporting Essex Record Office Essex Record Office (ERO) houses the history of Essex. From maps and legal documents to personal pictures, letters and postcards, ERO brings to life the stories of the people that have lived and worked in the county. Having provided training to members of the team through the SHARED Enterprise cohort training

Ely Museum

Supporting Ely Museum Ely Museum is a great local museum in Cambridgeshire telling the story of the fenlands, and the people who have lived and worked there for thousands of years. David has been working with the team to provide training and mentoring in securing support from individuals and trusts. The team were able to

Kids In Museums

Supporting Kids In Museums Kids In Museums do incredible work, helping museums across the UK to make their work more accessible and welcoming to families, children and teenagers. In addition to publishing a Manifesto for museums, Kids In Museums organise Takeover Days to celebrate the contribution of children and young people to museums, galleries and

The Reading Agency

Supporting The Reading Agency Apollo Fundraising is working with The Reading Agency to explore opportunities to raise money through individual giving programmes. This includes helping the organisation to understand the potential of Major Gifts and developing a fundraising campaign to coincide with World Book Night 2018. You can find out more about The Reading Agency

Salisbury Cathedral

Supporting Salisbury Cathedral For over 750 years, pilgrims have been coming to Salisbury Cathedral to worship. Hundreds of thousands of people visit each year - to see the largest spire in the UK and the best preserved Magna Carta, to hear the Cathedral Choir and annual concert series, and to experience the breathe-taking yet calming