Nominate a Great Teacher Today

Categories: ASC, Blog, Education

Know a great teacher? Of course you do! Nominate him or her for a Cato Excellence in Teaching Award. The award annually recognizes six creative teachers. Each recipient receives a $1,500 award. Nomination applications are available on ArtsAndScience.org and the deadline is Friday, March 1, 2013.  The finalists and recipients will be announced during ASC’s annual …

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CMS Employees Make a Double Mark Thanks to the Wells Fargo Foundation

Categories: Annual Fund Drive, ASC, Blog

By Catherine Miller, Associate Director, Workplace Giving October 15th marked the kickoff of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools One Community. One Campaign. season. It is at this time of year that employees across CMS come together to support community organizations. These organizations include the United Way, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Library, and the Arts & Science Council. This is …

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Support CMS Teachers Through DonorsChoose

Categories: ASC, Blog, Education

ASC believes education and participation in arts, science and history is vital to the development of our children and communities.  That is why ASC is partnering with DonorsChoose.org to support projects in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools with a $25,000 matching grant for arts, science and history projects posted by CMS teachers. DonorsChoose.org allows teachers from all around …

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RAPG Grantee Finds Movie Success

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog

By Donna Scott, Executive Producer, Aphasia I was thrilled to receive a Regional Artist Project Grant to provide marketing and networking aid to my first film effort as an Executive Producer. Aphasia is a 40 minute narrative short film about the true story of actor Carl McIntyre, a well known Charlotte actor, who, after suffering a stroke at age …

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