ArtWorks 945, ASC Grant Provide Access to Struggling Artists

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By Maria Mazzocco, Urban Ministry Center As a program of Charlotte’s Urban Ministry Center, ArtWorks 945 is a functioning gallery and studio comprised of local artists who struggle with homelessness and urban poverty. In celebration of the power of human resilience, ArtWorks recognizes that profound healing and validation is possible through the act of creating. …

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Cultural Leadership Training Class Teaches Future Leaders

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By Katherine Mooring, Vice President, Capacity & Community Engagement Spring is in the air, and that means applications for ASC’s Cultural Leadership Training (CLT) Program are now online! This program is designed to identify new volunteer leaders for our Charlotte-Mecklenburg cultural sector and prepare them for board service. With the graduation of our seventh class …

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Meet CLT Class Members Sean Gautam and Emily Walker

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The Cultural Leadership Training (CLT) class is a nine month, nine class program that trains members of our community in board leadership and helps place them on the board of an arts, science or history organization. With just a couple of weeks to graduation for the 2011-2012 CLT class we wanted to introduce you to …

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Getting To Know CLT Class Member Ann Saari

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Next month the Arts & Science Council will graduate 31 Charlotte professionals from the Cultural Leadership Training program. These leaders will go on to serve as board members or board trainees/apprentices at cultural organizations throughout Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. Ann Saari is one member of this year’s class. Employer & Position: Bissell, Tenant Services Coordinator …

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Take A Run and Support the Arts

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[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwybdzwvCoY&w=560&h=315] One mile separates the McColl Center for Visual Art and Bechtler Museum of Modern Art at Levine Center for the Arts in Uptown Charlotte. It is in that stretch that the 2nd Annual Charlotte Museum Mile, benefitting the Arts & Science Council, will take place on April 21. The race is the brainchild …

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