Christmas Newsletter 2020

December 11, 2020

PRS Member’s Fund: supporting you in times of need.

 

2020 has been a challenging year for all of us, both personally and professionally.

 

The global pandemic has had an immediate and long-lasting impact on many businesses, especially within the music industry where creators’ livelihoods have been put at risk.

 

The PRS Members’ Fund has offered extra support to PRS members through our welfare services and grant programmes, often working with partner organisations, helping with genuine cases of hardship as well as providing  support in other areas such as career change, debt management, 24/7 mental health services and help with winter heating costs.

 

Members can now access a Covid-19 section on our website which contains the latest coronavirus advice and support available from industry organisations. You can also find out how you can support our work.

 

For full information and all the latest news, please click on the red link below to read our festive newsletter 2020:

Christmas Newsletter 2020

 

In wishing you a merry Christmas we would like to remind you that we are here to help. This is your Fund, for you.

 

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from our patrons, trustees and staff.

MORE NEWS.


April 8, 2021

Carroll Thompson becomes our new patron

Award-winning singer/songwriter and composer Carroll Thompson has joined the PRS Members’ Fund as a patron of the charity. WE ARE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE OUR NEW PATRON, CARROLL THOMPSON.   Raised in the gospel tradition and […]

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March 19, 2021

Founder’s Day Celebration! (1934-2021)

On Friday 19th March, the PRS Members’ Fund celebrates its founder’s day! We have come a long way! This milestone gives us the opportunity to celebrate the legacy of our founders and the rich history […]

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February 19, 2021

Wellness Webinar – Creativity and Loss of Identity

Join us Tuesday 9th March 2021 from 10am to 12pm to the “Creativity and Loss of Identity” wellness webinar. 2020 was a year in which all of us will have experienced loss of some kind. […]

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February 2, 2021

Time to Power Up!

Power Up is a ground-breaking initiative aiming to break down and remove structural and systematic racism and injustices affecting talented UK based Black music creators and industry professionals from progressing their careers and accelerate change […]

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January 14, 2021

SUCCESS STORIES: JUSTIN GRANT

The people that we work with inspire us every day. We love to hear from our beneficiaries, it’s our favourite thing! The personal stories of those who have been affected by financial, physical or emotional  […]

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December 23, 2020

Tips for the festive period – pandemic edition.

The festive season can be joyous and fun, but for someone stressful and lonely. As a polarising time, winter put our mood lower than normal and especially who suffer of depression can find this period […]

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December 11, 2020

Christmas Newsletter 2020

PRS Member’s Fund: supporting you in times of need.   2020 has been a challenging year for all of us, both personally and professionally.   The global pandemic has had an immediate and long-lasting impact […]

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December 1, 2020

Our Christmas Appeal 2020

Thanks to the generosity of our supporters we have been able to provide essential grants to PRS songwriters and composers during these difficult times. We want to take this opportunity to thank all those who […]

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November 26, 2020

New vacancies at the creative hub Cyril Wood Court

Cyril Wood Court, the accommodation site in Bere Regis, Dorset, is specifically for creatives and here at the Fund we have nomination rights for potential residents.   Cyril Wood Court has a longstanding reputation for being a creative […]

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October 23, 2020

PRS Members’ Fund X Black History Month

Black History Month is an opportunity to recognise the contributions that black people from all backgrounds have made to the UK across many generations.   October marks the celebration of Black History Month and is […]

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October 8, 2020

Winter Heating Scheme 2020-2021

Today we’re launching our winter heating scheme for 2020, which runs during the months of October until March 2021.   Winter is coming, but you shouldn’t have to worry about turning the heating on at […]

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September 22, 2020

Our support for classical music

Classical music has played a major factor into the evolution of music and its genres with its ability to add aesthetic and emotional value to the human experience.   The UK’s classical music scene also plays […]

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