An Update From ASC President Jeep Bryant

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R. Jeep Bryant.
By ASC President Jeep Bryant I’m writing to update you on the steps the Arts & Science Council (ASC) is taking to secure funds that support cultural organizations and creative individuals across Charlotte-Mecklenburg. ASC has devoted increased focus and resources toward our fundraising efforts over the past couple of months and we appreciate all who …

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Cultural Moments That Defined Charlotte’s 2010s

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Why This Matters: From events that gained national attention to initiatives that celebrated artists, the 2010s were a decade of Culture For All in Charlotte-Mecklenburg. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager The 2010s can be remembered as the decade Charlotte’s arts community grew up. Several events brought the national spotlight to the city—some good, others necessary. …

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20 Cultural Experiences to Start Your 2020

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Why This Matters: In 2020, Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s cultural community will continue to provide relevant and innovative experiences that entertain, educate and bring people together. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager The start of the New Year is always an exciting time and the cultural offerings in Charlotte-Mecklenburg only add to that excitement in 2020. From musical experiences …

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Thank You for Standing by ASC

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Why This Matters: On November 5, 2019, Mecklenburg County voters rejected a one-quarter of a cent sales and use tax to support parks, arts and education. By Jeep Bryant ASC President At various points during the referendum campaign, many of us were asked to speculate about what would happen if the voters said no. My …

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The Roll Up CLT Connects Artists to Their Craft and the Community

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Why This Matters: An ASC Cultural Vision Grant supports The Roll Up CLT, which explores economic improvement through people, community arts and creative strategies in Charlotte’s Camp Greene community. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Taking ownership of the issues or challenges you see with the tools you have is at the heart of The Roll …

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