Experienced Fundraiser needed We are looking for an experienced fundraiser to support our Creative People & Places programmes in Corby and Wellingborough. Working closely with the Programme Director, and the Producers for each area, the fundraiser will seek out new funding opportunities and build upon existing relationships with lottery distributors and a range of trusts/foundations. … Continue reading Experienced Fundraiser needed
Time To… CREATE – free sessions for over 65s Join a FREE creative session for over 65s. From dance, drama, singing and visual arts, these are fun, friendly and relaxed sessions and no previous experience is needed. READ MORE about this project in the Northants Telegraph and in the guest blog from one of our artists Tina Heeley. For more details click … Continue reading Time To… CREATE – free sessions for over 65s
Keep dancing… Guest blog by artist Tina Heeley Over the last 10 weeks I have had the pleasure to be providing dance and movement sessions with the community of Corby age 65 plus that access the Autumn Centre. I say pleasure, as that is exactly what it has been for me, my participants of the … Continue reading Keep dancing…
Getting to know you Blog by Helen Willmott, Programme Director, Made in Corby @helwillmott Last week was my 4 and a half year anniversary of working for Made in Corby. It might not seem like much in relation to some people’s work history, but it’s now the longest I’ve ever been in one organisation. I … Continue reading Getting to know you
Opportunities for Community Groups and Organisations in the Wellingborough Creative People & Places programme In preparation for the launch of our new programme of cultural activities in Wellingborough, and to make sure that we engage with as many local people as possible, we need local groups and organisations to get involved. There’s lots of ways … Continue reading Opportunities for Wellingborough Community Groups & Organisations
Get Involved in a new programme of cultural activities for Wellingborough Earlier this year, Groundwork Northamptonshire worked with a number of local organisations to successfully gain investment of just under £900k for a 4-year programme of new cultural activities for residents of the Borough of Wellingborough. As part of Arts Council England’s Creative People & … Continue reading Get Involved in a new programme of cultural activities for Wellingborough & WIN prizes!
Get connected at FREE weekly creative sessions Connecting Corby aims to bring people together, creating new friendships across the generations and empowering local residents to plan activities for their community. In March 2019 over 600 people attended the Connecting Corby launch events and since then 200 people were involved in developing community gardens culminating in … Continue reading Get connected with your community – share, learn & create!
Support Grow Festival and help put Corby on the cultural map Grow is a series of outdoor arts festivals commissioned by Made in Corby and co-produced with The Core at Corby Cube that has seen thousands of people descend on Corby’s town centre for a weekend of fun and entertainment in both 2018 and 2019, and promises to … Continue reading Support Grow Festival and help put Corby on the cultural map
Time To… Blog by Helen Willmott (Programme Director, Made in Corby) What would you do if you had an extra day each week? Spend more time with your family? Visit a new place? Go to the gym? If you’re anything like me, an extra day would be quickly swallowed up by that never-ending to-do list. … Continue reading Time To…
A Celebration of Arts & Culture in Northamptonshire in 2020 What’s happening in your county in 2020. Come along & find out more! The team behind the county’s tourism campaign Northamptonshire; Britain’s Best Surprise is holding an ‘open house’ preview of the 2020 Arts & Culture initiative on October 24th at Royal & Derngate from … Continue reading Visit Grow Festival at Northamptonshire’s Year of Arts & Culture 2020 preview