How Your Support Is Making A Difference For Students

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog, Education

By Barbara Ann Temple, Vice President, Education Charlotte is a special city, surrounded by six incredible towns, and supported by generous individuals. No one knows better about the philanthropic attitude of Charlotte and her neighboring towns than the Arts & Science Council (ASC) and Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS). Thanks to a community that places education as …

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ASC Education: CMS Field Trip at the Mint Museum

Categories: Blog, Education, Uncategorized

For the 2011 Annual Fund Drive, the Arts & Science Council raised an additional $1 million to support arts, science and history programs in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. Part of the investments ASC made in education this year included bringing 5th graders to the Mint Museum Uptown so they can experience Romare Bearden: Southern Recollections. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WcRVZjPVe1o]

Beautifying An Uptown Eyesore

Categories: ASC Projects, Blog
In the midst of the surface lots, and scattered buildings that dot the landscape of Third Ward is the Virginia Paper Company building – one of the few industrial buildings in the neighborhood to survive the Urban Renewal of the 1980s and 1990s. While the building stood out as an eyesore in the area for …

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