Culture is Everywhere: support local writers

Parramatta and Greater Western Sydney, AustraliaLucinda Davison

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$6,400

Raised of $4,000 AUD

Successfully funded on Nov 23, 2017
45 supporters
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Socialiser
$10.00

We love to socialise, so we'll give you a shout out on our Facebook page to let people know what a legend you are!

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Up-skiller
$20.00

Receive early access to our PDF resource, 'Arts Writing in the Digital Era.' This document is filled with tips and tricks to write effective content. Learn the basics of writing copy PLUS a brief explanation of how these skills can apply to writing reviews or other arts-based content.

Research shows that how we engage with content online is drastically different to that in print. Yet our 'Writing for Publication' units are only preparing graduates for print. This is silly and we want to help you.

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The Advocate
$35.00

You just scored yourself a copy of the must-have book, 'Passion Purpose Meaning: Arts Activism in Western Sydney' by historian and founder of the original Western Sydney arts news insert, 'ArtsWest', Katherine Knight. This is the missing piece of your knowledge about contemporary Australian Art. Includes domestic postage.

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Pay it Forward
$50.00

When you start a business, there is a lot of learning along the way that you won't find in a textbook. Here's your chance to talk one-on-one with our co-founder and content manager, Lucinda. You could ask her about anything - from how she conducted our early market research, advice on writing a great article, where to find the best Raman in Canberra, catching waves in Wollongong and much more! Reserve your spot today with more details to follow.

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Pay it Forward
$50.00

When you start a business, there is a lot of learning along the way that you won't find in a textbook. This is your chance to talk one-on-one with our co-founder and development manager, Natalie. Ask her about anything, from organising art exhibitions in shopping centres and building strong relationships with partners and overcoming her greatest challenges, to the basics of hula hooping. Reserve your spot today with more details to follow.

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Flavour Explosion
$70.00

You're here because you love engaging with local culture. We are oozing gratitude for your support and have a $50 Taste Food Tour voucher coming your way! Led by talented locals across Western Sydney, share mouthwatering treats, local history and hear their cultural and local stories. Explore the places to eat and shop, discovering those hidden gems that only locals know!

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Bronze Commissioner
$200.00

You just commissioned a 300 word article from a local writer. In return, we will acknowledge you under the by-line to say thanks on behalf of us and our writers.

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Silver Commissioner
$400.00

You just commissioned a 600 word article from a local writer. This could be a review, a list of must-see events in Parramatta or local artists to keep an eye on. In return, we will acknowledge you under the by-line to say thanks on behalf of us and our writers.

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Gold Commissioner
$800.00

You just helped us commission a 1000 word write-up from a local writer. Long form texts require a lot of love and nurturing. This could be an in-focus interview with a local artist/arts worker about their recent work, providing deeper insight to audiences. In return, we will acknowledge you by name under the by-line to say thanks on behalf of us and our writers.

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Fundamentals of Digital Audience Engagement
$1,000.00

HOW TO ENGAGE DIGITAL AUDIENCES WITH THE ARTS?

As a part of our commitment to paying it forward, we want to offer your small team our 1 hour workshop on basic tricks and techniques for writing effect web copy. We've done the training and learned how to apply it to the arts.

Depending on location, this workshop can be delivered face to face or as a webinar. Workshop times to be negotiated.

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Turbo charge your online content
$2,000.00

SE -what? SEO!

Generally, the arts are not equipped for the digital era. To lend a hand, we have discounted our three hour workshop (usually $3000) to bring you the latest skills and techniques to not only write engaging copy, but to maximise it's reach in the world wide web. This workshop is great for small teams with limited to basic understanding of copywriting and SEO practices.

Depending on location, this workshop can be delivered face to face or as a webinar. Workshop times to be negotiated.

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