Viv (Viveca) Cameron

Viv is the Chair of the voluntary non-profit CraftA. They run holistic and therapeutic participatory textile art workshops in the community. CraftA works with an emphasis on alleviating isolation by shared creativity. It also works in social inclusion using members' travelling art tent and running textile arts events.

Viv is also an activist on fairness in grant funding and community voice. She has a specific interest in funding equality for black and minority communities and small community organisations. Viv has sat on a number of funding panels, and support community philanthropy. She has also recently participated in a short research paper on equality in culture with a local university.