News for Cultural Organizations
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Here’s the latest from us–
Funding Opportunities for Artists & Organizations
Arts Alive Grant
Arts Alive grants is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program (DEC) of New York State Council on the Arts
The deadline has now passed. Please check back for this year’s deadline date.
For eligibility, guidelines, application and workshop information please visit: http://www.artswestchester.org/what-we-do/grants/arts-alive/
Arts Alive Artist Grants provide direct support to artists to create original new work that incorporates the community as context. Projects must be initiated by the artist and reflection of the community must be integral to the project and to the creative process.
Arts Alive Project Grants support arts & cultural programs at the community level. First time applicants are most competitive. Artists must apply in tandem with a fiscal agent organization.
Music Therapy Grant
ArtsWestchester administers this specially funded opportunity on behalf of the Westchester County Board of Legislators. The grants, which are awarded through a competitive process, increase access to high quality music therapy services.
For guidelines and application information, please visit: http://www.artswestchester.org/what-we-do/grants/music-therapy-grant/
Deadline has now passed. Please check back for this year’s deadline date.
Affiliate & Associate Membership Renewal Due:
Not sure if you’ve paid? Contact Eric Siegel via email at ESiegel@ArtsWestchester.org.
Calendar Listing Deadlines for Upcoming Issues of Arts News are due the 10th day prior to the month of publication (ie: June 2011 is due May 10). If you haven’t already posted them to the website, please do so to ensure inclusion in the printed paper. The deadline is scheduled the same as is has been in the past, the only change is you should have the events posted by this date. Upcoming issues of Arts News will include events posted after the 10th of the month if time and space permits. Need help adding events? Follow the instructions in the How To for Affiliates PDF.
Questions or concerns can be directed to Vanessa Reitz at firstname.lastname@example.org
Affiliate On-Line Forum Page:
ArtsWestchester has developed a place for all to share ideas, experiences (good/bad), and find solutions. You can share newspaper reviews, blogs and more. Click here: http://www.artswestchester.org/forums/affiliate-forum/
Cultural Destination and Basic Program Support
2009 Final Reports Due on or about August 19, 2011
BLOGS OF INTEREST
http://blog.artsusa.org/ – Americans for the Arts blog
http://www.artsforla.org/blog – Arts for LA blog
http://www.westaf.org/blog/ – Barry’s Blog: News Advice and Opinion for Arts Administrators
http://boardlifematters.org/ – Board Life Matters: national sounding board designed to inspire and engage the next generation in nonprofit board service.
http://philanthropy.com/section/Blogs/208/ – Chronicle of Philanthropy Blog
http://www.kennedy-center.org – The Kennedy Center – ArtsManager.org is the blog. It’s FREE to join.
http://leadershipasafieldofstudy.blogspot.com/ – Leadership as a Field of Study: Advancing Leadership, Philanthropy and Social change
http://www.marketingfornonprofits.org – Marketing for Nonprofits: New Voices for a New World
http://modite.com/blog/ – Modite: Career and Life Advice for Generation Y
http://nonprofitblogexchange.blogspot.com/ – Non Profit Blog Exchange: News about the Nonprofit Blog Exchange, Nonprofit Blogging, Blogging, and Nonprofit Technology
http://nonprofitleadership601.blogspot.com/ – Non Profit Leadership 601: nonprofit leadership, nonprofit careers, the nonprofit workforce, nonprofit technology, and nonprofit management education
http://np2020.org/blog/ – NP2020: Bringing together blogs from and about emerging leaders in the nonprofit sector
http://pndblog.typepad.com/pndblog/ – PhilanTopic: A blog of opinion and commentary from Philanthropy News Digest
http://www.robertegger.org/blog/ – Robert Egger’s Piece of Mind: One Voice for Change
http://rosettathurman.com/blog/ – Rosetta Thurman: Promoting Next Generation Leadership for Social Change
http://www.artsjournal.com/artfulmanager/ – The Artful Manager: Andrew Taylor on the Business of Arts & Culture
www.nfpguard.com – Not For Profit Guard: Risk Management and HR solutions for not-for-profit organizations
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/arts/ – HuffPost Arts – The internet newspaper: news blogs video community