Dawn Austwick

Big Lottery Fund Chief Executive to Launch HEY100 for Hull & East Yorkshire's Leaders

We are delighted to announce that Dawn Austwick, Chief Executive of the Big Lottery Fund, will launch the HEY100 Leadership Programme at a special launch event in Hull on Friday 26 January 2018. Austwick will deliver a keynote about generous leadership and HEY100, a new series of leadership and management programmes aimed at Hull and East Yorkshire’s social and cultural leaders.

We are hosting the event alongisde our local partners and it is open to people working in the Voluntary, Cultural and Social Enterprise sectors in Hull & East Yorkshire (HEY).

This free, ticketed event will include a panel discussion about ethical leadership, followed by a debate on leadership issues specific to Hull & East Yorkshire, with the opportunity for attendees to ask questions about HEY100 and sign up to a host of free training and development opportunities. Those interested in attending the launch can book at www.HEY100.org.uk with tickets allocated on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Our Chief Executive Shaks Ghosh said, 'Collaboration is at the heart of HEY100, which is why we’re launching it with a special event where people can network and engage with social leadership. HEY100 caters to leaders of all levels because leadership is for everyone. I’m confident the leadership capability of Hull and East Yorkshire’s social and cultural sectors will be strengthened as a result.'

Dawn Austwick, Chief Executive of the Big Lottery Fund added, 'We’re thrilled to be able to support the HEY100 Leadership Programme, made possible thanks to money generated by players of the National Lottery. So many local and national organisations have worked tirelessly to make this fantastic example of generous leadership happen. Clore Social Leadership are a key facilitator for great leadership in a thriving civil society, so we are looking forward to working with them on this exciting initiative.'

The HEY100 Leadership Programme was developed with the support of the Big Lottery Fund, The Rank Foundation, Arts Council England and Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (UK Branch). HEY100 is ‘place-based’ in its approach and has been developed with a steering group of cultural and social sector leaders and stakeholders from Hull and East Yorkshire, and is wholly focused on the needs of the local community. The year-long programme will run throughout 2018, and includes training for community leaders, those who are new to leadership, managers, CEOs and trustees.

Event information:

What: Launch of the HEY100 Leadership Programme
Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Hull, 24 Ferensway, Hull HU2 8NH
When: 10am - 12.30pm, on Friday 26 January 2018

How to book: Please note this event is ticketed, with places allocated on a first-come-first-serve basis. Register for a free by visiting www.HEY100.org.uk.

HEY100 opens for recruitment on 26 January 2018. Please visit www.HEY100.org.uk to find out more about the programme and to apply. The various programmes within the HEY100 series will start at various stages throughout 2018.

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