Applications open for Creative Entrepreneurs Scheme 2014-15

23 May 2014

Applications are now open for Year 2 of the Guildhall School of Music & Drama Creative Entrepreneurs scheme, run in partnership with development and fundraising enterprise Cause4. The scheme is aimed at supporting alumni and staff of the School to create and launch their own businesses/social enterprises and raise vital seed funding.

Creative Entrepreneurs Scheme 2014-15 programme

22 May 2014

Following the success of the 2013-14 Creative Entrepreneurs Scheme, applications for the 2014-15 programme open on May 23rd.

Small business leader: Michelle Wright, Cause4

20 May 2014

Cause4 is featured in the Guardian’s Small Business Showcase.

Cause4 joins the UnLtd Big Venture Challenge cohort

12 May 2014

Cause4 is delighted to have been announced as a winner of the UnLtd Big Venture Challenge and joins the cohort for 2014!

Single, female and under 30? You're the top choice for a job abroad

9 May 2014

Cause4 CEO, Michelle Wright, writes for the Guardian about how young women are the preferred choice for international roles.

As arts and cultural organisations face challenging financial times, a new generation of Arts Fundraisers offers a ray of light for the sector

2 May 2014

Read the latest press release from the Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy Programme about the Arts Fundraising Fellowships.

Double Act

1 May 2014

Cause4 is featured in Elite Business about first hires in a start-up.

AFP Fellowship Programme featured in Mailout magazine

1 May 2014

The Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy Fellowship Programme is featured in Mailout magazine.

How to bring out the inner-Branson in your staff

30 April 2014

Cause4 CEO, Michelle Wright, writes for Real Business about how to encourage new ways of doing things.

National Blog Awards 2014

25 April 2014

Cause4's blog, Cause4 Opinion, was awarded 'Highly Commended' in the National Blog Awards 2014.

Encouraging Entrepreneurial Spirit in your Team is Key to Success

16 April 2014

Michelle Wright, CEO of Cause4, writes in The Huffington Post about how to encourage entrepreneurial spirit amongst a team.

Cause4 internship: a perfect fit for both business and graduate

4 April 2014

Cause4 and Michael Button, a Cause4 Associate, are profiled as a success story for the UCL Advances internship scheme.

Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy Programme

1 April 2014

Michelle Wright, CEO of Cause4 and Programme Director of the Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy Programme, tells the Journal of Arts Marketing Magazine why increasing fundraising expertise is so important and how you can get involved.


Is improvisation the key to entrepreneurial success?

28 March 2014

Michelle Wright, CEO of Cause4, writes for Real Business about whether we spend too much time on developing strategy and forget how to improvise.


Hughes-Hallett urges trustees to spend money on fundraising and stump up themselves

26 March 2014

A speech by Sir Thomas Hughes-Hallett, Chair of Cause4, delivered at Governance magazine's annual Trustee Exchange conference is quoted in an article on Civil Society.