The European Foundation Centre is an international membership association of foundations and corporate funders. This year they held their annual conference in Belfast and this included a range of thematic events.
The conference theme was ‘Peace through social justice: A role for foundations?’ and the conference brought together some 600 representatives of funding trusts and foundations from all over Europe and beyond.
The thematic event, ‘The contribution of community arts and culture: An opportunity for self-expression’ was hosted by Ken Logue from Atlantic Philanthropies and MC’ed by Conor Shields from Community Arts Partnership. Over 80 delegates were given the opportunity to observe a showcase of work and meet 15 organisations involved in community arts and socially-engaged arts practice on Wednesday 6th June exhibiting in the Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast.
Images from the event are available on www.flickr.com/photos/comartspartner/.