ARTS BC IS PLEASED TO OFFER COMMUNITY CULTURAL FORUMS TO SELECT COMMUNITIES IN FALL 2018. OUR COMMUNITY CULTURAL FORUMS ARE PART OF OUR KNOWLEDGE SHARING SERVICES WE OFFER TO HELP BUILD THE CAPACITY OF ARTS AND CULTURE LEADERS IN COMMUNITIES AROUND THE PROVINCE.
Community Cultural Forums are designed to be day-long sessions of learning (think: mini-conference) tailored to your arts and culture community’s needs.
Topics include, but are not limited to:
Board Governance Training and Models
Get it in Writing: Collaborator’s Contracts, MOUs, Fee for Service and Operating Agreements
Engagement in the Arts: Directions
What’s Ahead in the New Arts Era
Festivals and Events— How to Start, Grow and Manage Them
Cultural Planning— Understanding Cultural Ecology of Communities
Building Volunteer Programs
Development and Fundraising (includes Sponsorship)
Working with Local Government
Non-Profit Insurance 101
Social Entreprise and Financial Strategies
Organizational Assessment: Important Tools To Know
Fees include: speaker fees, venue rental charges (where applicable), and travel costs depending on location. Note: typically catering services are covered via a low registration fee, while costs identified above may be partially or fully covered by the local municipality, or by group contributions.
Arts BC will work with community representatives in designing the session, selecting speakers from our Insight Team and other leading practitioners, facilitating on-site, and evaluating.