Funding The Cultural Sector A Collaborative Effort

Categories: ASC, Blog

CCI Tuesday By Robert Busch, SVP, Cultural & Community Investment Coming off a successful ASC annual fund-raising drive that raised $8.3 million, including $1 million to restore cultural education experiences for school children, many may think that all ASC has to do now is write the checks.  However, that is not the case.  We take …

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Improving Habitat for Vulnerable Species

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The explosive growth of the Catawba River Basin over the last two decades has brought big changes to the ecosystem surrounding the river and its lakes, forcing many native species to adapt and thrive under less than ideal conditions. The North Carolina Wildlife Federation (NCWF), an organization dedicated to the conservation of wildlife and wildlife …

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Speaking the Language

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Development Wednesday By Kate Newton, Workplace Campaign Associate As a recent business school graduate, I know what it’s like to learn another language.  With words and phrases like linear regression, aggregate supply and dividend, this art history major was out of her element and looking for the nearest exit.  Was it English? Yes, but it …

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Chalk, A Driveway And Infinite Imagination

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CCI Tuesday By Heather Pontonio, Program Director, Grants & Creative Individuals Last week I finally completed my dreaded chore of spring cleaning my garage.  I began the task partially hoping for a few quiet minutes to work and partially hoping someone would come up with something more fun to do.  As I picked up the …

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Charlotte Culture Guide Friday

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Happy Friday Charlotte! In just a few hours many of you will have 48 hours to do whatever you want! And you’re in luck, Charlotte Culture Guide can answer that nagging question, “what am I going to do this weekend?” Here is just a small sampling of all the great things there are to do …

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