Sackler Trust cancels £1m donation to National Portrait Gallery

Controversial gift led to threatened boycott of gallery

MA cautions against HLF's proposed open grant programme

Funding body seeks to create single pot for all applications

Museums eligible for revamped Grants for the Arts funding

But Strategic Funds cut from £118.4m to £72.2m a year and Prism fund scrapped

Scottish museums receive £700,000 development funding

Ness Historical Society and National Mining Museum among recipients

Rebranded NLHF ushers in a new era

Organisation unveils five-year strategy

Museums in Wales strive to diversify income streams

But extra revenue is unlikely to fill the gap left by council cuts

Regional institutions call for help securing private funding

London-based organisations attract 66% of private investment in arts and culture

Museums play the long game with endowments

Encouraging museums to focus on philanthropy has had mixed success


Are museums sufficiently prepared for the GDPR?

Take your partners

Museums meet universities in a new initiative

Tried and tested fundraising

A dedicated fundraiser can make a huge difference


Rethinking funding of our civic museums

Museums and universities can make an impact

It could lead to a future of co-produced research

Looking to the future

Peter Luff has become the chairman of the Heritage Lottery Fund at a time when the money it gives to museums is becoming increasingly important

On the money

Museum fundraisers talk persuasion, persistence and Poussin

Adapt or die

The local authority museums finding new ways to survive


A Practical Guide to Fundraising for Small Museums offers a wealth of sound advice

A vision for radical change in museums

Year two of the MA's Transformers scheme

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