Focus on Fundraising with Melanie Aram

Melanie Aram is Head of Major Gifts & Appeals at the National Portrait Gallery and leads on individual giving across all levels, including working on the Gallery’s major capital project. Prior to this she was Development Director at the Bush Theatre and has worked at theatre companies in Leeds, Manchester and Glasgow. She is an Advisory Board Member for Theatre Ad Infinitum.

In this session, Melanie will meet producers and companies who are in the process of fundraising to troubleshoot, offer advice and fine-tune the approach.

To apply for a 20-minute surgery with Mel, please email the Alchymy Producer, Ellie Keel, on,  giving a brief outline of the project you would like to discuss.

Focus on Fundraising with Melanie Aram


Alchymy Pass: £40

Extra information

This event will take place in the Director’s Office

Priority admittance for Alchymy pass holders.

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