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November 6 The Idea Fund Round Ten

THE IDEA FUND ROUND TEN APPLICATION DEADLINE: MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6 DIRECT GRANTS TO ARTISTS ONLINE APPLICATION & INFORMATION The Idea Fund is a re-granting program administered by a partnership of DiverseWorks, Aurora Picture Show and Project Row Houses and funded by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. The Idea Fund supports individual artists, curators, collectives, [...]

By | 2017-09-19T16:52:28+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments

​October 30 ​ MAP Fund ​ –  Support for New Live Performing Arts Work

The MAP (Multi-Arts Production) Fund supports original live performance projects throughout the United States that embody a spirit of deep inquiry. MAP is particularly interested in supporting artists that question, disrupt, complicate, and challenge inherited notions of social and cultural hierarchy across the current American landscape, including issues of class, [...]

By | 2017-09-12T15:32:34+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Funding & Professional Development|0 Comments

Fresh Arts – Fiscal Sponsorship Program

Fresh Arts offers a fiscal sponsorship program which allows artists and arts organizations to create methods to support our creative community outside of traditional nonprofit models. In the city of Houston, there is a passionate community of philanthropic individuals, charitable foundations, and government institutions devoted to funding the arts, however, [...]

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October 24 – Introduction to CQI

Introduction to CQI Presenters: United Way Community Investment Team Tuesday, October 24, 2017 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Registration: $40 United Way Community Resource Center Participants will learn the basics of continuous quality improvement: terminology, examples of what continuous quality improvement looks like, common funder expectations. Special attention will be [...]

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October 11 – Navigating the New Normal: Change Management and Strategy Development

Navigating the New Normal: Change Management and Strategy Development Presenter: David LaPiana Wednesday, October 11, 2017 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Registration: $25 United Way Community Resource Center As part of our Bank of America Speaker Series, Nonprofit Connection is bringing national consultant David LaPiana to Houston. He will show [...]

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September 28 – Effective Grants Research

Effective Grants Research Thursday, September 28, 2017 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Registration Fee: $40 United Way Community Resource Center This session is great for the new grantwriter who is interested in learning about diverse funding options. This interactive training will help participants research funding opportunities that support medium to large [...]

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September 21 – Grant Writing Composition and Its Process

Grant Writing Composition and Its Process Thursday, September 21, 2017 9:00 a.m. to noon Registration:  $40 United Way Community Resource Center Attendance limited to 40 participants. Payment must be made at time of registration. Developing a successful grant proposal takes time and effort. Writing the proposal is an integral part of [...]

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