Work we've funded

1557 grants found

  • £10 – £4927500
  • 2006/07 – 2018/19

Making Music

  • Grant amount: £10,000 over 5 months
  • Fund: Arts Open Grants
  • Date awarded: 2010/11
  • Location: London

Core support towards a celebration of ensemble singing on an unprecedented scale and ambition, bringing together the world’s leading vocal groups with singers of all backgrounds and abilities at the Roundhouse in March 2011.

Making Music

  • Grant amount: £29,000 over 8 months
  • Fund: Arts Open Grants
  • Date awarded: 2010/11
  • Location: UK Wide

To develop a new strategy to recruit, train and retain a large and skilled volunteer force to represent and support more than 200,000 non-professional musicians across the UK.

Manchester Camerata Limited

Explore and Test: City of Songs

Manchester Camerata will explore and test how song writing can be used to support engagement across the curriculum and key stages in four inner-city primary schools. The organisation will also explore how best to support schools to commission arts interventions and continuing professional development.

Manchester Camerata Limited

  • Grant amount: £10,000 over 10 months
  • Fund: Arts Open Grants
  • Date awarded: 2010/11
  • Location: North West

To underpin a programme of CPD and integrated action research, aimed at freelance musicians.

Manchester City Council

  • Grant amount: £16,000 over 26 months
  • Fund: Arts Open Grants
  • Date awarded: 2006/07
  • Location: North West

Manchester City Council lead a partnership with Greater Manchester Police, the University of Manchester and Northenden Civic Society for this project. This archaeological dig project aims to tackle anti-social behaviour and petty crime and to engage young people with their local heritage, with the aim of encouraging pride for their environment and community.

Manchester International Festival

MI: Festival - re-imagining local engagement, ownership and diversity at MIF

Manchester International Festival (MIF)  is an artist-led, biennial Festival presenting new works across the performing arts, visual arts and popular culture. This grant will support a step-change in the nature and scale of MIF’s local engagement, under the leadership of Artistic Director John McGrath. MI: Festival is a new year round programme that builds upon elements of MIF and John’s existing practice to broaden local participation and audiences. Central to this is a city-wide network of MI: Festival community advocates; engaged in festival development and delivery alongside a programme of neighbourhood and public realm participatory commissions.

Manchester International Festival

  • Grant amount: £20,000 over 18 months
  • Fund: Arts Open Grants
  • Date awarded: 2007/08
  • Location: North West

To explore new ways of commissioning, whilst building stronger links between artists and the different communities in Manchester – combining an artistic R&D element with community engagement and educations projects.

Manchester International Festival

  • Grant amount: £150,000 over 36 months
  • Fund: Arts Open Grants
  • Date awarded: 2010/11
  • Location: Multi-region

To develop MIF Creative as a core part of the Manchester International Festival and provide opportunities for local people to work with leading international artists.

Manchester Library Theatre Development Trust

  • Grant amount: £75,000 over 36 months
  • Fund: Arts Open Grants
  • Date awarded: 2011/12
  • Location: North West

A project using drama and creative storytelling to engage older people with Alzheimer’s and dementia in beneficial creative activity.

Mancroft Advice Project (MAP)

Achieving youth driven and led growth in service delivery and influence

  • Grant amount: £500,000 over 48 months
  • Fund: Growth Fund
  • Date awarded: 2017/18
  • Location: East of England

MAP supports 11-25 year olds across Norfolk to make a successful transition to adulthood, through advice, counselling and youth work. This grant will provide core funding alongside an annual package of support towards organisational innovation, development and growth. Investment will achieve youth driven and led growth in service delivery and influence.