4 days ago
Teachers can’t afford to be quiet. None of us can, “If we do not find a way to change the discourse about race, it will never get better. It will not naturally change. That’s not the way history has worked.” - CultureWorks member, Matthew Kay Matthew is the Founder of Philly Slam League which was recently featured on philly.com. Matthew is committed to creating change in and outside of the classroom. Learn more about Mr. Kay and his poetry league. #WednesdayWisdom
5 days ago
Do you need a little motivation to get in the Valentine's Day spirit?! We totally understand. We have you covered with two member events that are sure to leave you with feel good vibes. Join Love Now Media for Crazy In Love Valentine's Day Celebration at William Street Commons. You can also hit up Power Street Theatre Company for #NEWORLDMATRIARCHY- Womyn of Color Love Slam. So, whether you’re enjoying the day with friends, that special someone, or going solo here’s how you can make the most of February 14th.
6 days ago
Be sure to register for the Feb 28, Grant Writing Workshop hosted by CultureWorks and Vision Driven Artists Series. Here's your chance to bring 1-2 pages of any draft or completed grant proposal to receive personal feedback The workshop will also feature a panel of grant readers: Denise M. Beek, Leeway Foundation Kelli Paul, Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance Beth Feldman Brandt, Stockton Rush Bartol Foundation Barbara Silzle, Philadelphia Cultural Fund Save your seat today: https://cultureworksphila.ticketleap.com/vdaatcw-feb/details
CultureWorks had the pleasure of attending Bread & Roses Community Fund Info Session this week. Check out the full report-back below. If you are considering applying for their Future Fund or the Racial & Economic Fund, here's what you need to know beforehand. Also, mark your calendar - CultureWorks GrantWriting Part II workshop will be Thursday, February 28 from 6:00 - 8:00pm. *Bring 1-2 pages of any draft or completed grant proposal if you want personal feedback)
Ayee! Thanks to Generocity and Julie Zeglen for featuring our rad Engagement Director, Melissa Hamilton and Brand Awareness Director, Rashanda Freeman in the current feature about positive workplace culture. Check it out below to see what awesome insights they shared <3 #WisdomWednesday
ICYMI - CultureWorks teamed up with Small But Mighty Arts and Vision Driven Artists to host our Grant Writing Workshop Part I. You can watch and re-watch the full workshop below. Stay tuned for more details. We will be hosting our second installment on Wednesday, February 28.
Beloved folks waiting for the correct live-stream link for tonight's Grant Writing workshop, you can find it here:
Are you ready to join us for our Grant Writing Workshop Part I? We're going live in 30 minutes. Tune-in here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iN4CZOo73no
While this evening's workshop is sold out, you can still virtually attend our Grant Writing Part I, workshop being presented by #VisionDrivenArtists and Small But Mighty Arts. You can tune-in here beginning at 6:00pm. Artists and cultural workers of all experience levels are encouraged to join the workshop. Virtual guests will also have the opportunity to leave questions during the live stream. #VDAatCW
Why we do what we do. CultureWorks believes that everyone should have unfettered access to the support they need to live a creative life. We work with established and start-up organizations to fully embrace the great depth, breadth, and complexity of cultural practice today. Get started with CW today! https://www.cultureworksphila.org/ #CultureWorking #WeGotYou #CulturalFlourshing #2018 #WhyILovePhilly