The Guild Hardship Fund supports students from lower financial backgrounds by providing financial support that allows them to join societies, participate in events and so on. There is currently a very limited amount available so we are working towards making this more sustainable.
16/08/19 – Meeting with Emily Jameson and Tom Benson to discuss amount of available funds and logistics of fund allocation
03/08/19 – Meeting with Activities and Advice to confirm application criteria and discuss promotion
13/09/19 – Meeting with Rose Cohen to discuss how to increase funds through crowdfunder
04/10/19 – Meeting with Tim Baron to confirm amount of available funds
16/10/19 – Meeting with Activities to draft a campaign/promotional plan
05/11/19 - Meeting with Communications Team to discuss campaign/promotional plan
11/11/19 – Call out to student videographers to assist in delivery of campaign video
14/11/19 – Meeting with Assistant Activities Manager to discuss content of video.
22/11/19 – Meeting with Videographer to discuss vision for Hardship Fund
28/11/19 – Societies contacted about filming opportunity
03/12/19 – Filming to begin – attending 15 society events from a range of categories
20/12/19 – Video complete
17/02/19 - Meeting with Annual Fund to finalise Crowdfunder details
19/02/20 – Suggested launch date of Crowdfunder