Championing the rich heritage & the creative future of Milton Keynes
Photo Courtesy of MK Theatre
Photo Courtesy of MK Festival Fringe
Courtesy of Motus | Photo by Legge
The Arts & Heritage Alliance Milton Keynes (AHA-MK) is a forum of organisations that work together to position the arts and heritage sectors as strategic contributors to the community and economy of Milton Keynes. We promote, represent and develop arts and heritage, collaboratively delivering or supporting exciting activities. Through our work we champion the rich heritage and the creative future of Milton Keynes.
Being a member of AHA-MK provides opportunities to work collaboratively to represent, promote and develop the cultural offer in Milton Keynes and the wider region. Benefits for members include:
Helping to assemble evidence of the impact of arts and heritage activity in Milton Keynes to assist in making the case for support to funders and strategic organisations
Demonstrating – locally, regionally and nationally – the successes and achievements of Milton Keynes’ arts and heritage organisations
Responding to consultations on strategic issues with the collective views of the whole membership
Involvement in collaborative activities aimed at increasing members’ audiences and raising the profile of arts and heritage in Milton Keynes
Support and benefit from collaborative promotion of the city’s cultural offer to the people of Milton Keynes, the business sector, stakeholders and decision-makers
Support and benefit from collaborative promotion of the value of arts and heritage to the economic and social development of Milton Keynes
Opportunities to experience and learn from the programme of inspirational speakers and workshops.
Access to learning resources specifically developed by and for members
Seeking and sharing best practice through continuous professional development (CPD), projects and shared opportunities
Participation in discussion and development of initiatives and activities that address key issues or opportunities for the sectors
Opportunities for networking, developing joint activities, creating mutually beneficial partnerships
If you are interested in joining AHA-MK, and feel that your organisation contributes strategically to the development of arts and heritage in Milton Keynes, please contact our Chair: Chair@aha-mk.org
Structure and Governance
AHA-MK is a charitable incorporated organisation (CIO), charity number: 1158874. We have a CIO Constitution and are governed by a board of trustees.
Our trustees are:
Francesca Skelton (Chair)
Jacky Scott (Vice-Chair)
Laura Keen (Treasurer)