Random Act of Culture Field Report

Categories: Blog, Random Act of Culture
Originally published at KnightArts.org February was a busy month for the Arts & Science Council (ASC) as we kicked off our 2011 Annual Fund Drive and brightened up Charlotte with two more Random Acts of Culture (RAC). Opera Carolina was in top form on Saturday, February 12 as they wowed the crowds at the Belk …

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Mardi Gras and ASC Take Over Transamerica

Categories: Annual Fund Drive, Blog

Development Wednesday By Kate Newton, Workplace Campaign Associate Workplace campaign kick offs for our ASC Annual Fund Drive come in all shapes and sizes and as a development officer, sometimes you think you’ve seen it all.  Every company has their own way of rallying employees in support of our campaign, but nothing could have prepared …

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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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Experience The Young Donor Society

Categories: Annual Fund Drive, Blog

By Catherine Miller Did you know that ASC is home to one of the largest Young Professional Cultural Affiliate groups in Charlotte-Mecklenburg? The Young Donor Society (YDS) was founded in 2006 as an affiliate of ASC’s Annual Fund Drive. To join, you must contribute a household gift of at least $500, and be 40 years …

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