Random Acts of Culture Not So Random

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CCI Tuesday By Ben Kubie, Program Director, Community This year the Arts & Science Council has been heavily involved in the national initiative Random Acts of Culture. Funded through the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, this initiative is taking place in eight Knight Communities throughout the nation – Miami, Detroit, San Jose, Philadelphia, …

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Charlotte Culture Guide Friday

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Can you believe it’s Friday already!? With the weekend ahead look no further for something to do this weekend. Charlotte Culture Guide can answer that lingering question, “what is there to do?” Here is just a small sampling of all the great things there are to do in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County this weekend. Chess …

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Building Relationships with ASC Donors

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Development Wednesday By Amy Tribble, Vice President of Resource Development Recently the development team of ASC convened for a two-day planning retreat to map out goals and strategies for the coming year.  Aside from the typical conversations emerging at this type of gathering – needs, budgets, measures, accountabilities – a singular concern emerged around stewardship …

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Celebrating Future Cultural Leaders

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CCI Tuesday By Katherine Mooring, Associate Vice President, Education & Professional Development Today is always one of my favorite days of the year to work at ASC. Earlier, during lunchtime, we celebrated the graduation of our sixth Cultural Leadership Training (CLT) Program class on the stage of the Knight Theater at the Levine Center for …

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The Impact of ASC Dollars On One Production

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 By Ryan Deal, Program Assistant, Cultural & Community Investment I have the unique privilege of experiencing not only the administrative side of the granting process at ASC, but also the implementation of those dollars with my involvement with local arts organizations.  Currently, I am serving as Music Director for Theatre Charlotte’s production of RENT which …

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