Change Package

This package will help your organisation evaluate its brand and strategy in a time of change and/or development. It also provides training on how to diversify income streams and develop an international strategy.

Timetable for Change Package (pdf. 58KB)

Arts Philanthropy and Partnerships Programme

Revenue generation strategy

This is an opportunity to undertake bespoke, intensive coaching with national consultancy Giblin Group. The aim is to develop or update a revenue generation strategy to increase your organisation’s ability to fundraise and to diversify your income.

You will be assessed and offered tailored coaching which could include:

  1. A situational analysis. An assessment of your current fundraising capability, priorities and targets aligned with your organisation’s strategic plan, including a review of your organisational documents.
  2. Coaching on the fundamental principles of fundraising. Sessions will be a mix of online and face-to-face, including a half day workshop on-site with board and management.
  3. A tailored and practical revenue generation strategy, with input from your board and staff, developed by you with assistance from Giblin Group.
  4. A chance to practice your fundraising pitch and get feedback in a ‘Dragon’s Den’ pitch session.

Who’s it for?

Senior managers and staff responsible for sponsorship and revenue development. You may also be monitoring and implementing an existing fundraising strategy. Five places are available for organisations in the Toi Tōtara Haemata and Toi Uru Kahikatea investment programmes. 

When and how much?

  • Applications are open now and close on 27 October 2017.
  • Situational analysis starts December 2017
  • Coaching: January through to June 2018.
  • $500 plus GST per organisation.

Brand and strategy grants

Your organisation can apply for funding to address brand and strategy areas in need of development. Applicants are required to submit a proposal to support an identified piece of work with a nominated consultant or consultancy.

Who’s  it for?

General managers, directors, marketing managers and staff responsible for brand and strategy.

When and how much?

  • Two grants of $5,000 plus GST are available for organisations in the Toi Tōtara Haemata and Toi Uru Kahikatea investment programmes. 
  • Applications open on 29 January and close on 23 February 2018.

International strategy grants

These grants help arts organisations to develop an international strategy and acquire and apply research and strategic planning skills.

Who’s it for?
General managers, artistic directors and staff responsible for strategy development.

There are two grants available for organisations in the Toi Tōtara Haemata and Toi Uru Kahikatea investment programmes. 

When and how much?

  • Applications are open on 11 December 2017 and close on 9 February 2018.
  • Grants of $2,500 plus GST are available for the development of an international strategy with a consultant.

You can apply through the international programme:

  • to take part in market development and
  • to take part cultural exchange initiatives.

Organisations can also be considered for international presentation opportunities case-by-case.

For further information, please contact Grace Sinclair grace.sinclair@creativenz.govt.nz