Monday, February 15, 2010
Opportunity: Leeway Foundation Deadline Extended
ART AND CHANGE DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 15
Due to the inclement weather over the past few days the deadline for the Art and Change Grant has been extended to March 15.
Note: the next Art and Change deadline after March is September 1, so this is your only chance to get funding for projects happening spring/summer 2010.
Applications and guidelines are available for the Art and Change Grant and the Leeway Transformation Award to download on our website at leeway.org.
If you would like to have a hard-copy application mailed to you, please call (215) 545-4078 and leave a message at extension 17.
Hablas Espanol? Si necesita ayuda porfavor llame (215) 545-4078 extención 15
FEBRUARY APPLICANT SUPPORT SESSION RE-SCHEDULED!
This drop-in session does not require an appointment and will be held on Wednesday February 24, 2010 from 2:00pm-7:00pm at the LBGT Center at UPenn, 3907 Spruce Street in West Philly.
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You may meet with a Leeway representative one-on-one to get direct feedback on your application. To make the most of your session, please read through these guidelines thoroughly beforehand. You may also bring a draft of your application for specific feedback.
We encourage you to attend an applicant support session before calling to set up an individual appointment. If you are unable to come to an applicant support session, please call (215) 545-4078 to schedule a phone consultation or an in-person meeting with Leeway staff.
Call Leeway for further information; do not call the LGBT Center.
The Leeway Foundation's grant making programs honor women and transgender artists for their ability to create social change through their artistic and cultural work. For more information visit leeway.org. Our next deadline is March 15, 2010.
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CONTACT INFO • The Leeway Foundation, The Philadelphia Building • 1315 Walnut Street, Suite 832 • Philadelphia PA 19107 • PH: 215-545-4078 • FX: 215-545-4021
Bonnie MacAllister is a multimedia performance artist. She has performed at the New York Foundation of Arts and the Cat Cat Club in Paris, and her plays have been staged at the Shubin Theatre, Adrienne Theatre, and the Philadelphia Fringe Festival. Her artwork has been exhibited internationally including in Galeria 6 in Mexico, the Utopia Library in Italy, and the Delaware Art Museum. She curates the multimedia label Certain Circuits Media (www.certaincircuits.org) which is currently accepting submissions. Her twitter: @BonnieMacArt