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Philadelphia Cultural Fund just awarded more than $2.7M to 304 local arts and culture orgs funding

Mar. 23, 2017 12:03 pm

Philadelphia Cultural Fund just awarded more than $2.7M to 304 local arts and culture orgs

It’s a record number of grantees for the nonprofit, which awarded more than $2.6 million to 284 orgs last year.
Why FringeA-Thon is asking people to fundraise for FringeArts — and themselves funding

Mar. 22, 2017 11:44 am

Why FringeA-Thon is asking people to fundraise for FringeArts — and themselves

Those who raise money for the dance-party marathon will see 75 percent of however much they raise given back to them or another organization. It’s about the cultural sector coming together, said FringeArts President Nick Stuccio.
MANNA’s annual dance fundraiser has earned $1.5M in the past 25 years purpose

Mar. 22, 2017 11:13 am

MANNA’s annual dance fundraiser has earned $1.5M in the past 25 years

The annual "Shut Up and Dance" benefit performance returns April 29.
Get your sign ready for the next protest with this Mural Arts series purpose

Mar. 15, 2017 8:17 am

Get your sign ready for the next protest with this Mural Arts series

"The Art of the Protest," kicking off with a panel on March 21, will explore how to express yourself artistically and creatively through making protest signs.
Why Girls Rock Philly uses a shared leadership model method

Mar. 1, 2017 1:46 pm

Why Girls Rock Philly uses a shared leadership model

The collaboration-focused music education nonprofit is hiring for two co-director positions.
What Taller Puertorriqueño’s new cultural center means for North Philadelphia people

Feb. 27, 2017 11:16 am

What Taller Puertorriqueño’s new cultural center means for North Philadelphia

Executive Director Carmen Febo San Miguel visits "Around the Corner" to explain how the center fills a "cultural void" for the city's Latino population.
Listen to these personal stories about immigration, being a Black man and more results

Feb. 24, 2017 12:53 pm

Listen to these personal stories about immigration, being a Black man and more

"Commonspace" is the new radio show, podcast and live event series produced by First Person Arts and WHYY that features stories about timely topics.
These Philly arts organizations are illustrating the many paths to activism method

Feb. 22, 2017 1:00 pm

These Philly arts organizations are illustrating the many paths to activism

Spiral Q and Asian Arts Initiative both use arts programming to share that protest isn't limited to marching.
It’s Warrior Writers’ 10th anniversary. Celebrate by listening to this veteran’s emotional poem people

Feb. 21, 2017 3:46 pm

It’s Warrior Writers’ 10th anniversary. Celebrate by listening to this veteran’s emotional poem

Watch writer and workshop facilitator Toni Topps share her poem, "The Cost of Freedom," on this episode of "Around the Corner."
BlackStar Film Festival finally has a designated staff people

Feb. 12, 2017 4:15 pm

BlackStar Film Festival finally has a designated staff

Plus, a call for submissions. The sixth annual fest will kick off Aug. 3.

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