Addressing Opportunity in the Cultural Community

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Why This Matters: Because the cultural community plays an important role in connecting people and strengthening communities by using arts and culture to create pathways and bridges to opportunity. By Robert Bush ASC President In conversations at most civic events over the past year there has been a common theme – the report of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg …

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Mathias has cared for Carolina’s Raptors for over 34 years

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Why This Matters: The impact Carolina Raptor Center Senior Rehabilitation Coordinator Mathias Engelmann has made on the organization coincides with its growth. By Caylin Viales Next Stage Consulting Few people know more about Carolina Raptor Center’s history than Mathias Engelmann, Senior Rehabilitation Coordinator, long-time volunteer and friend of the organization. During his first semester as …

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Funding opportunities for Charlotte-Mecklenburg-based creative individuals

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Why This Matters: ASC grants reward deserving creative individuals with financial assistance to pursue projects that further their artistic development and provide exposure and recognition in the local community. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Creative individuals in Charlotte-Mecklenburg have several opportunities to apply for funding to impact the community and advance their careers. Creative Renewal Fellowships …

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ASC Funding Opportunities Available for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Creative Individuals

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Support to help creative individuals advance their careers and arts and culture in Mecklenburg County. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (January 11, 2018) – Creative individuals in Charlotte-Mecklenburg have several opportunities to apply for funding to impact the community and advance their careers. ASC is pleased to announce the following opportunities: Creative Renewal Fellowships. Deadline: Friday, Feb. 2, …

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Your Opportunity to Explore Arts and Culture for Free

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Charlotte Ballet instructor Javonne Gbenyon-Spearman leads a Cultural Dance program. QCityMetro photo.
Why this matters: Because providing access to arts, science and history experiences matter. By Amy Mitchell Communications Manager ASC returns with its fourth annual Connect with Culture Day this month and is offering the community even more ways to connect with Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s cultural community. “We’re excited to host the largest Connect with Culture Day yet, …

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