Five Ways the NEA Benefits Charlotte

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Why This Matters: In addition to leading initiatives that support arts and culture at the national level, the work of the NEA directly impacts Charlotte-Mecklenburg. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager When Charlotte-Mecklenburg residents think about the National Endowment for the Arts, the first thing that should spring to mind is local impact. It’s understandable if …

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ASC Grant Recipients to Build Community by ZIP Code

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Why This Matters: ASC Cultural Vision Grants respond to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg community’s interest in cultural programming by helping Mecklenburg-based creative individuals and groups pursue projects that build community and increase relevance. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager A new collaboration will teach Charlotte residents to love their zip code. The ZIP Code Project, a partnership between …

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Make Valentine’s Day (even more) special with culture

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Why This Matters: Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity to share your love of arts and culture with loved ones. By Giovanna Torres Marketing and Communications Coordinator Valentine’s Day can be stressful. Between planning a special date with your sweetheart to making sure you’ve got the perfect gift, preparing for this day can quickly become …

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ARTS Day 2017: Get on the Bus with ASC!

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Why This Matters: ARTS Day 2017 is the opportunity to advocate for and advance big ideas for the arts at the state level. By Rebecca Scroggins Director of Government Relations & Grants Ready to organize for the arts and culture? Join ASC for ARTS Day 2017 in Raleigh on March 29 to advocate for public …

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Connect with Culture Day 2017

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Charlotte-Mecklenburg residents and visitors can attend museums and enjoy a range of art, science, history and heritage experiences for free on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, with the return of ASC’s Connect with Culture Day. The free cultural experiences will take place at various times and locations throughout Mecklenburg County. Connect with Culture Day Full Schedule …

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