The One Point has recently become a member of the Freedom 100 club. The Freedom 100 club is a local initiative targeting locally based businesses that are passionate about supporting the ongoing transformation of people and place here in Hull.
Freedom Festival Arts Trust is a local charity whose main aim is to support local creative initiatives which are achieved through supporting individual development across multiple art forms. Freedom 100 has proven that they provide a significant contribution to Hull in a social, cultural and economical way, this has been evidenced through them generating over £15.9 million in additional spend for the city, hosting over 540,000 visitors and working with over 3000 local participants, artists, volunteers since 2013.
The investment into the Freedom 100 club will be used to support the expansion of the year-round programme of work which is designed to support artist development and support skills development in addition to supporting community cohesion, igniting ambition amongst future cultural and business leaders and increasing the access to and engagement in the arts.