Lewisham Arts Festival Fund – Open

Use crowdfunding to stimulate support form London Borough of Lewisham Festival Fund who will pledge a maximum of 70% of the total cost of your project.

Open Until:

Posted: 30/03/2017

The allocation of the 2017 Lewisham
Council Arts Festival Fund will take place after assessment of projects on the Crowdfunder crowd funding
platform.  The full Arts Festival Fund guidance document is attached which
also includes tips on using Crowdfunder.

A ‘festival’ can consist of an event or events, a
series of workshops or arts programming that residents of Lewisham can access.

Lewisham Festival Fund will pledge a maximum of
70% of the total cost of your project.  The maximum pledge will be £4,000.


Thursday 30 March 
Festival Fund launched

15 May – 20
Timeframe when the Festival Fund will be pledged to successful projects. NOW 12–16 JUNE  

The sooner your project is ‘live’ on the site the
more time you have to gather likes, comments and pledges before assessment. 4-8
weeks is the advised timeframe for a Crowdfunder campaign.

If you have any queries on the fund please contact
the Cultural Development team on 020 8314 9608 or nancy.stridgen@lewisham.gov.uk. 

For technical advice there is automated support as
you set up your project and FAQ online: http://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/contact  and www.crowdfunder.co.uk/how-it-works or email  support@crowdfunder.co.uk. 

There are also free online events giving
information on Crowdfunder here.

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