VCM 100

Be at the heart of our endeavour

The VCM100 exists to create a sustainable funding base to support and expand the work of the VCM Foundation. By becoming a member of the VCM100 you can help us:

  • Continue developing our programmes at the Gresham Centre to increase access to high quality music for everyone

  • Provide scholarships for promising students to attend summer schools and courses run by the Foundation

  • Train the next generation of singing leaders allowing us to expand our partnerships with Music Hubs

  • Share high quality performances with diverse communities across the UK and abroad

To become a member of the VCM100 please contact Chris Wardle, VCM’s Director of External Relations. Donors to the VCM100 make a three year commitment to the Foundation of a minimum of £1,000 per annum. In return for membership, you will receive:

  • Priority booking for VOCES8 and Apollo5’s own promoted concerts

  • Invitations to exclusive VCM events with the opportunity to meet the members of VOCES8 and Apollo5

  • Invitations to exclusive education events where members of the VCM100 will meet the students and staff involved in our projects

  • Regular updates on our work

  • Acknowledgement on our website and in all appropriate literature


40,000
the number of young people VCM reaches each year

300
Number of schools in the past two years VCM has worked with where over 30% of the children are entitled to free school meals

100%
The number of primary school teachers surveyed who reported improvements in children’s concentration when using the VOCES8 Method.

175,000
The number of children, young people and adults who have learned the VOCES8 Method so far

A Huge Thank you!

The Foundation would like to thank the members of the VCM100 for helping us to further our outreach work with children and young people, whilst crucially ensuring that our unique education programme remains sustainable:

Vernon Anderson, in memory of Beryl Anderson
David Bradley
John Brookes
Peter & Annette Dart
Dr Andrew Duncombe
Richard Harris, on behalf of the L.G. Harris Trust
Sarah & Mark Holford
Alison & Ed King
Lord Lisvane KCB DL & The Reverend Lady Lisvane
Mr & Mrs Peregrine Massey
Adrian Melrose
Emma Nixon & Phil Hallwood
Lord Northampton
Anne & John Smith
Eleanor Wardle
Gilly & Iain Webb-Wilson