On the State Level

Save the Date for Arts Day 2018

Arts advocates from Charlotte-Mecklenburg are invited to join us in Raleigh for Arts Day on May 23 – 24, 2018. On Arts Day, volunteers will meet with Mecklenburg County representatives to advocate for arts and culture in our community. This year we are taking a bus from Charlotte to Raleigh for legislative day May 24th to tell our stories. Contact Allyson Beetham by Friday, May 4th to save your seat on the bus on receive ARTS Day updates.

Fiscal Year 2018 State Funding Impact

This year, ASC received funding from the state through the Grassroots Arts Program, which supports ASC’s Cultural Vision Grant program and Operating Support I Grant program. Funding from our state also came through the Regional Artist Project Grants and an Arts in Education Grant that supports ASC’s Wolf Trap program.

Learn how funding from the state through Regional Artist Project Grants helped these local artists: Chad Lawson and Nancy O. Albert.

Arts North Carolina

ARTS North Carolina is a statewide advocacy organization for the arts. Visit the Arts NC website for an overview of the key issues facing your state and the best ways to contact your state elected officials. Arts NC is committed to forging lasting relationships with legislators who view the arts as indispensable.

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