We’re making a film to give a taster of all the fabulous events that took place as part of Voluntary Arts Week this year but we need your help! Did you take any film footage or photographs at your event?  If you are happy for us to use these, both in the Voluntary Arts Week […]

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Keen to discover creative groups in your area and share your experience? Hundreds of events are already listed on the Voluntary Arts Week website, from pop-up performances and Woollen Woods installations, to ‘come and try’ music workshops and art exhibitions – we want to visit as many events as we can and share the creative […]

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Over 100 events have already been listed on the Voluntary Arts Week website, from taster workshops, CraftBombs and Flashmobs to group showcase events, plus a growing number of Woollen Woods taking root right across the country! There’s still time to put your group on the map and invite more people to ‪#‎getcreative‬ with you from 6-15 May – simply […]

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The Voluntary Arts Week £100 Microfund has received some fantastic proposals so far and whilst this is now closed for applications from groups in Wales, Midland and South East England, groups from Scotland, Northern Ireland & Republic of Ireland, East Lancashire and Blackpool & Wyre are still welcome to apply! The aim of this modest funding is to enable cultural […]

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Want to get involved in Voluntary Arts Week but need help planning your event? Thousands of volunteer-led cultural groups meet regularly across the UK and Republic of Ireland, to share skills, have fun and feel good. Voluntary Arts champions and promotes this creative cultural participation, recognising the important role it plays in improving health and […]

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In order to get a true understanding of the wonderful things that happened during Voluntary Arts Week 2015 and to help the week develop and grow, we need your feedback. We are also required to gather your feedback for our funders, Spirit of 2012, and would really appreciate your help.   If you put on an […]

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Making Music are encouraging music groups of all shapes and sizes to showcase their work and reach out to new people by holding ‘Come and Play/Sing’ events as part of Voluntary Arts Week 2015.   We talk to Ben Saffell, Membership and Services Manager at Making Music, about how groups can get involved . . .     […]

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