Florida Series: Fundraising for Collections


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Funding for this program is provided by a grant from Florida Humanities with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities, with additional support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Florida Humanities, the National Endowment for the Humanities, or The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Need an edge up on fundraising for collections care? Speaker Lee Price shares his expertise as well as examples drawn from success stories at all types of institutions. The webinar will focus on topics such as: developing a strategy for collections funding, elements of a successful grant proposal, planning process funders want to see, and crafting a successful narrative.

Who should attend? Florida museums, libraries, historic homes and sites, archives, arts organization, and other cultural institutions.

About the Speaker: 

Lee Price, Director of Development, CCAHA

Lee Price directly assists organizations with the development of major grant proposals. He also develops and presents programming related to fundraising for collecting institutions.

Lee has served as grant reviewer for the Institute of Museum and Library Services and wrote a fundraising column, “Bringing in the Money,” for Public Libraries, the bimonthly journal of the Public Libraries Association. Prior to joining the CCAHA staff in 2001, Lee worked as a fundraising consultant for cultural and human services organizations. Lee received his BA in English from Pennsylvania State University.

About the Series:

This free webinar series has been developed by CCAHA and is supported in partnership by the Florida Association of Museums, Florida Humanities, the Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts, the Society of Florida Archivists, Visit Florida, and Culture Builds Florida.