We showed you ours! What Does Your Top 10 List Look Like?

Categories: Annual Fund Drive, ASC, Blog

Development Wednesday By Chavon Carroll, Donor Marketing Manager As we enter the final 22 days of our Annual Fund Drive, I can’t help but thank all of our amazing donors who support arts and culture in this community through their generosity. Our lifeblood. Our champions. Our donors. There must be a ton of reasons they …

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Creative Workers a Force In Charlotte-Mecklenburg & NC

Categories: ASC, Blog

CCI Tuesday By Robert Bush, Senior Vice President, Cultural & Community Investment Creative thinking, the kind that fuels innovation, is now considered to be the world’s most valued commodity. By every measure and estimate, creativity and innovation are essential to driving economic growth and expansion for start-ups and established enterprises, attracting and retaining the best …

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Finding Artistic Talent Through Appreciation

Categories: ASC, Blog

PR and Marketing Monday By Susan Jetton, Public Relations Consultant In recent years, I have been employed by a performing arts center, a college of applied arts and the Arts & Science Council.  When asked about my jobs, I always feel compelled to add a disclaimer that, “I am not an artist…I don’t have artistic …

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With Grant Word Count, Sometimes Less Is More

Categories: ASC, Blog

CCI Tuesday By Heather Pontonio, Program Director, Grants and Creative Individuals ASC sits in a rare position of being both a grantor and a grantee.  While we raise most of our funds through the Annual Fund Drive, we also write grants to private foundations and government entities.  Sitting on both sides of the fence gives …

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CLT Class Shows Their Moves

Categories: ASC, Blog

The Cultural Leadership Training class got to show off their best dance moves at the North Carolina Dance Theatre last week as part of their sixth session. Dressed in everything from work attire to appropriate dance clothes (don’t worry they were warned in advance), class members got to take part in a short Pilates session, …

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