Artist Allison Luce Growing After RAPG

Categories: ASC, Blog

By Karin Reed “It’s not about what you know, but who you know,” is a cliché you have probably heard countless times, but it proves to be true in for ceramics artist Allison Luce. Originally from Pittsburgh, Luce moved to the Charlotte area six years ago. Not being too familiar with the Arts & Science …

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La Escuelita Bilingüe Seeks to Spread Culture

Categories: ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners

Criss Cross Mangosauce, the musical-storytelling duo of self-described “Latina moms,” usually works with children. But this year, founders Ana Lucia Divins and Irania Macias Patterson worked together with the educators at the preschool La Escuelita Bilingue to involve whole families. Throughout the school year, Criss Cross Mangosauce and the school worked with both the children …

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Ascendus Dedicated in Honor of Susan Burgess

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog

Late last month, ASC, the Charlotte City Council, Charlotte Douglas International Airport and Charlotte 2012 Host Committee helped kick-off the Democratic National Convention by dedicating Ascendus in honor of former Charlotte Mayor Pro Tem Susan Burgess. More than 50 people, including friends, family and elected officials came together at CPCC’s Harris Campus around the corner from …

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Jazz Singer Finds RAPG Pitch Perfect

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog, Grant Opportunities

By Karin Reed Beginning her singing career at age four, Tenya Colemon has been able to develop her talent through professional training. She has attended workshops and master classes to cultivate her talents as a Jazz musician and has been performing professionally for the past 10 years. Colemon was one of 31 recipients of this …

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Carolinas Healthcare Kicks Off Make Your Mark Campaign

Categories: Annual Fund Drive, ASC, Blog

By Catherine Miller, Senior Development Officer Carolinas Healthcare System (CHS) kicked off another inspiring campaign for our community on August 16 at the Harris Campus of Central Piedmont Community College. Each year, CHS sets aside time in the fall for their employees to reflect and consider giving back to the region that they serve. CHS calls …

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