Excited to Kick Off The Make Your Mark Campaign!

Categories: Annual Fund Drive, ASC, Blog

By Julie Conigliaro, Senior Development Officer Tuesday, January 31st, marks the kick off of ASC’s Make Your Mark campaign, our yearly effort to raise funds for arts, science, history and heritage organizations and programs across Charlotte-Mecklenburg. This campaign year is special to me as it marks my fifth campaign with ASC, which is both exciting …

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How Long Is Your Museum Attention Span?

Categories: Blog, Uncategorized

By Aaron Fiedler How long do you look at a piece of art in a museum? The question intrigued Mexican media artist Rafael Lozano-Hammer enough that he created an installation for the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney that forces viewers to take stock of their own interaction with art and museums. Using a row of …

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power2give Provides Scholarships for Young Musicians

Categories: ASC Projects, Blog

By Jennifer Gilewski This fall, Community School of the Arts (CSA) raised $1,700 through power2give.org to provide scholarships to two outstanding young musicians under the age of 10.  These merit scholarships are awarded yearly based on the quality of an audition and cover $750 of the student’s tuition for the year. The scholarships were presented …

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Support CMS Teachers Through DonorsChoose

Categories: ASC, Blog, Education

ASC believes education and participation in arts, science and history is vital to the development of our children and communities.  That is why ASC is partnering with DonorsChoose.org to support projects in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools with a $25,000 matching grant for arts, science and history projects posted by CMS teachers. DonorsChoose.org allows teachers from all around …

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