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WFAAC to Receive $50,000 Grant from the NEA

Aug 5, 2020

(Wichita Falls, TX) – The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture announces it has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The Arts Alliance is one of only 44 organizations in the State of Texas, and among 855 organizations nationally to receive this…

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We’re Ready!

Jul 22, 2020

The arts help make our city unique! Artists and nonprofit arts and culture organizations work every day to engage residents in creative projects that celebrate the heritage of our region and push us to think about the arts as a lever for community building. This work is more important now than ever before. Critical resources…

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Jesús Pantel joins August Arts Virtual Town Hall

Jul 16, 2020

Join us for our next Arts Virtual Town Hall. Jesús Pantel (full bio) from the City of Austin’s Cultural Arts Division will be joining us! Jesús manages the almost $13 million Cultural Arts Funding Program and is familiar with both sides of arts funding, having worked as a Grant Writer for Pittsburgh’s multidisciplinary Squonk Opera. Jesús’…

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National Endowment for the Arts: The Road Forward

Jul 15, 2020

The National Endowment for the Arts is offering  guidance, based on a review and compilation of promising measures that arts organizations are taking to address COVID-19 to date. The list is not prescriptive or comprehensive. It does not supersede guidance from local, state, and national public health authorities. The tip sheet, The Road Forward, covers…

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Teaching Artists Workshops: Lincoln Center Activate

Jul 13, 2020

Lincoln Center Activate Join Lincoln Center  July 21–24 for Lincoln Center Activate, their newest professional development initiative! The virtual kick-off brings together teaching artists, educators, community artists, and arts leaders to build a global network that supports arts professionals in a changing landscape. Activate connects and inspires leaders in the education and community engagement fields…

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