October is National Arts & Humanities Month: A Word From The Louisiana Partnership for Arts Advocacy

By: Christie Weeks October is NATIONAL ARTS AND HUMANITIES MONTH. We in Louisiana have more to celebrate than most because of our unique culture that  fascinates people around the world. Learn more about NAHM and events in Louisiana at http://www.americansforthearts.org/nahm and read the  Presidents proclamation of NAHM at http://capwiz.com/artsusa/la/utr/0/?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.whitehouse…….gov%2Fthe-press-office%2F2010%2F10%2F01%2Fpresidenti…al-proclamation-national-arts-and-humanities-month. Consider how you can share your conviction about […]

Ben Cameron: The True Power of the Performing Arts(Video)

Note: I would have liked to post the video link directly from TED’s website, but unfortunately I could not, so please visit http://www.ted.com. TED is a small nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design. Hello everyone, it’s me again! It’s a been […]

Online Fundraising: A Startup Guide

10 Online Fundraising Basics You Need to Know By Joanne Fritz, About.com Guide Online fundraising is the wave of the future. Already, it is making a dent in direct mail fundraising, and, as the “wired” generation matures, online may become the dominant form of fundraising. The lesson is that if you have not started building your capacity […]

ARTS & Culture Grants-PART II.

1. USArtists International Program Offers Funding for U.S. Performing Artists to Participate in International Festivals Deadline: December 13, 2010 ; and April 22, 2011 2. Tribeca Film Institute Accepting Submissions for Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund Deadline: December 8, 2010 3. Applications Invited for DeVos Institute Summer International Fellowship Program at the Kennedy Center Deadline: December […]

New Arts & Culture Grants-Part I

Note: Please Disregard the Dates The RFP’s Were Posted and Pay Special Attention to the Deadlines. Tribeca Film Institute Accepting Submissions for Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund–Grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded to seasoned and first-time filmmakers in support of films that highlight and humanize issues of social importance from around the world through […]