NewProfessionals is a brand new service from Arts Professional for those just beginning their career in the arts. In her career guide to arts fundraising, Amanda Rigali (Head of Programme, Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy) reveals why it’s never been a better time to enter the field.
"I didn’t really find fundraising, fundraising found me. Having worked as a senior manager in arts organisations, then as a Director at Arts Council England, I could see how important it was to get involved with the Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy programme, both for the wider arts and cultural sector and for me personally. The programme offers fantastic opportunities for arts and cultural professionals to develop relationships and secure new funds. Managing this Programme has given me invaluable opportunities to learn and share fundraising knowledge across the breadth of the sector..."