upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

Cindy L. Burstein

(1) by Kay Healy

Cindy is a documentary filmmaker who uses her work to incite dialogue, organize communities, and inspire political action. Her work as a community organizer in Kensington formed the basis for her artistic practice, combining filmmaking with public participation opportunities as a tool for civic engagement. She is particularly interested in documenting how relationship building can heal social fractures and overcome divides.


Leeway grant?

Art and Change Grant

The Art and Change Grant provides project-based grants of up to $2,500 to women and trans* artists and cultural producers in Greater Philadelphia to fund art for social change projects. [read more]

deadline 08/01
Upcoming events
09/232:00 pm - 3:00 pm

I’m Afraid Of Men Book Reading and Q&A

Vivek Shraya will read and answer questions about her new book, I’m Afraid of Men, co-presented by Asian Arts Initiative, Leeway Foundation, City of Philadelphia Office of Immigrant Affairs, and City of Philadelphia Office of LGBTQ Affairs.

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10/0510:45 am - 12:00 pm

RELEASE: Art in the Context of Gender Justice & Mass Incarceration

Leeway will facilitate an interactive workshop and panel discussion on gender justice and the role that art has in decarceration activism as a part of Philadelphia FIGHT's Beyond The Walls Prison Reform Summit.

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