Events from Voluntary Arts

Experimenting as part of Volunteers Week

Part of the mission at Voluntary Arts is to help groups stabilise and then grow. In this competitive world it is getting harder and harder to do that without fully embracing the influence of the web and social media. Some groups love this, and dive right in; others have all the ideas in the world […]

Building Partnerships to Deliver Training

In the South West, Voluntary Arts have been busy finding partners with lots of contacts from among voluntary arts groups, community groups running creative activities, artists.
So we can put on great free training events that cover the topics that help people get into arts volunteering and help small groups operate more sustainably.
So what’s happening?
The first […]

Creative Citizens Programme Launch Ballymena

“Ballymena – The Creative Borough” is what greeted me as I went into the Braid Arts Centre in Ballymena last Saturday, along with a chocolate box selection of creative activity from bands, to choirs, to resident artists and children’s arts activities. Of course I hadn’t stumbled upon the launch of the Creative Citizen’s Programme, I […]
Voluntary Arts is the operating name of The Voluntary Arts Network (VAN) which is registered in Scotland as Company No. 139147 and Charity No. SC020345. Registered Office: 54 Manor Place, Edinburgh EH3 7EH, Scotland, UK.