The Ideas Hub is a collection of free, curated articles and tools that help creative leaders foster growth within their organizations. We aim to make the work easier by simplifying complex concepts in relatable ways, sharing real-life examples, and providing the framework for how to turn concepts into reality.
Storytelling as a Fundraising Tool
Using storytelling in your fundraising is the single most powerful way to connect people to your mission and raise more money. Follow this framework for finding, crafting, and sharing a story that will give supporters a feeling of empathy.
Engaging and Supporting Creativity with Elders
Older adults and their care partners seek outlets for creativity and learning, which arts and culture organizations can provide by rethinking programming options. This article sparks ideas to creatively engage elders in your community.
Fundraising 101: Fundraising from Scratch
Assertiveness is important for fundraising, but it doesn’t come naturally to many development and advancement professionals. This article outlines a way to create an effective ask that generates donations or support for your nonprofit.
Collaborative Approaches to Booking Artists
Collaboration is important for people who book and present events, concerts, and theater productions. Working with neighboring venues provides quality arts experiences to your audiences and encourages a spirit of networking and community.
What Drives Your Revenue?
Developing strategies to handle your organization’s mix of revenue sources will enable you to hone your capacities in a way that strengthens your resource engine. This tool offers insight into the realities and challenges of revenue mix.