30 ways to celebrate National Arts & Humanities Month

Categories: Annual Fund Drive, ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners, Education, power2give.org

Compiled by Bernie Petit Communications Manager Not a day goes by when we don’t celebrate the arts in Charlotte-Mecklenburg. There’s good reason: Arts and culture mean more than $200 million dollars in economic impact each year in our community. They provide more than 14,000 jobs in the for-profit and nonprofit sectors. And more than 3 …

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How power2give raised $5 million in 950 days

Categories: ASC, Blog, power2give.org

By H. Perry Mixter  Associate Vice President, Client Services, power2give By day 465, Community School of the Arts had raised $1,000 to support over 100 dedicated young musicians through its signature Suzuki Strings program. By day 648, the Carolina Raptor Center had raised $9,600 to support feeding the birds through its “Food, Glorious Food!” project. By …

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Anonymous donation powers giving on power2give.org

Categories: ASC, Blog, power2give.org

By Bernie Petit Communications Manager  Everyone loves to see the support they provide to their favorite cultural organizations matched. And, thanks to an anonymous donation, $50,000 in new matching funds is now available for Charlotte-Mecklenburg projects on power2give.org, the online fundraising platform for the arts created by the Arts & Science Council (ASC). For a limited …

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You have the power2give this holiday season

Categories: ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners, power2give.org

By Bernie Petit Communications Specialist  Whether you’re shopping for someone who has everything or looking for a last-minute stocking stuffer, a power2give.org gift card is the perfect gift for anyone on your holiday list. It’s a great way to introduce loved ones, coworkers or clients to the difference power2give.org makes in the cultural community. “It …

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Crowdfunding: What’s the story?

Categories: ASC, Blog, Education, power2give.org

By Perry Mixter power2give.org Director of Client Services  It is the holy grail of fundraising: finding new donors that are passionate about supporting arts, science and history in our community. Charlotte’s premiere crowdfunding site, ASC’s power2give.org, has done just that. In just two short years, this online marketplace for cultural projects has generated more than …

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