Public Support for Arts and Culture at National and Local Levels

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Charlotte Ballet instructor Javonne Gbenyon-Spearman leads a Cultural Dance program. QCityMetro photo.
Why This Matters: The majority of Mecklenburg residents believe that arts and culture is good for the well-being of their neighborhoods, communities and them personally. By ASC Americans have always been highly supportive of the arts and culture, grounded in the belief that they deliver all sorts of societal benefit from encouraging personal well-being and …

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Advocating for the Arts – An Inside Look at ARTS Day

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Why This Matters: ASC Young Donor Society (YDS) Steering Committee member Mark Schrader shares his first ARTS Day experience and explores why he advocates for the arts. By Lillian Parker Communications Manager On March 27, 2019, arts supporters from Mecklenburg County rode to Raleigh with ASC to join advocates from throughout North Carolina for NC …

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R. Jeep Bryant Named President of the Arts & Science Council

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R. Jeep Bryant.
Award-winning executive will lead ASC during a pivotal time for Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s arts and cultural sector. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (June 6, 2019) – The Arts & Science Council (ASC) Board of Directors has hired R. Jeep Bryant as president beginning July 1, 2019. Bryant, a seasoned arts and business leader with global management experience in government relations, …

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