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Edmonton Heritage Council Capacity-Building Workshop Series
In the fall of 2019, the Edmonton Heritage Council (EHC) will be offering a complimentary series of workshops that focus on organizational capacity building for the heritage sector. These workshops will assist organizations and heritage practitioners with the development of grant applications.
The topics of the 2019 fall workshops are:
- Financial Capacity/Planning
- Organizational Sustainability
- Succession Planning
The first workshop in the capacity planning series will focus on financial planning. The purpose is to assist individuals and organizations with financial information for grant applications, overall sustainability, and staff development.
For more information and to register, click here.
Call for Protégés
The Edmonton Heritage Council (EHC) is pleased to share the launch of a Pilot Heritage Sector Mentorship Project.
In partnership with intervivos and alignment with the Connections and Exchanges (C&E) Plan to rejuvenate the Edmonton heritage sector, the EHC is running a pilot mentorship program. The program will have six mentors and six protégés. The mentors were selected based on their work and experience in the heritage sector. Full biographies of the selected mentors will be available online in the coming weeks.
For the full posting, click here.
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The Summer 2019 Grant Recipients Have Been Announced!
The Heritage Community Investment Program (HCIP) invests funds—provided by the City of Edmonton—into the stabilization, increased professionalism and innovation of heritage in Edmonton, for Edmontonians. The HCIP program offers four unique grant streams: Operational, Project, Project Accelerator, and Travel Grants to individuals and heritage organizations working to connect citizens to the stories of our city.
The Project Accelerator Grant and Travel Grant streams have four intake periods per year. Through these two grant streams, the EHC supports individuals and organizations undertaking small scale heritage projects that tell an Edmonton story uniquely or innovatively and provides assistance for travel, education and research that shares an Edmonton story.
Read the full post here.
The Edmonton Heritage Council has undertaken a number of initiatives that explore Edmonton’s past and present, and look toward the city’s future with the goal of providing Edmontonians a deeper understanding of who they are.
The Edmonton Heritage Council’s reports include strategic plans, foundational statements, annual reports and other research, undertaken in an effort to develop and promote informtaiont about Edmonton’s heritage to its citizens.
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