Funding opportunities for Charlotte-Mecklenburg-based creative individuals

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Nicholas Napoletano at work on his mural on the side of Aerial CLT. The mural was funded, in part, by an ASC Cultural Vision Grant.
Why This Matters: ASC grants reward deserving creative individuals with financial assistance to pursue projects that further their artistic development and provide exposure and recognition in the local community. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Creative individuals in Charlotte-Mecklenburg have several opportunities to apply for funding to impact the community and advance their careers. Creative Renewal Fellowships …

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Support Read With Love on #GivingTuesdayCLT

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Reading is at the heart of all learning. But in 2015, only 39% of third graders in Mecklenburg County were reading proficiently, according to the National Assessment of Educational Progress. Reading proficiency, if developed early, is a critical predictor of school, career and life success. That’s why ASC is committed to improving reading proficiency from …

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ASC Grant Helps Charlotte Musician Score Amazon Prime Series

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Chad Lawson
Why This Matters: Charlotte musician Chad Lawson creates music for the hit podcast “Lore” and the Amazon Prime show based on it. An ASC grant helped him in his work. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager When Charlotte pianist Chad Lawson learned “Lore” creator Aaron Mahnke was a fan – Mahnke was using Lawson’s music on …

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