upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019


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2018 Leeway Transformation Award – $15,000

Angela-Sadio is a community artist working with social justice and the performing arts to reclaim lost African heritage and empower youth through the arts, creating space for expression and elevated consciousness. As the founder of Camara Arts, “keepers of tradition,” an arts organization that centers African pride and legacy through historical teachings and empowering youth, women, and elders by utilizing African dance and drumming, Angela-Sadio has fostered partnerships with the Bright Lights, FACTS Folk Arts Charter School, the Church of the Advocate, and DanceAfrica Philadelphia. Her goal is to “elevate African Arts to a higher level of legitimacy and respect”.


Leeway grant?

Art and Change Grant

The Art and Change Grant (ACG) 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 03/01
Upcoming events
01/236:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Grant Info Session at Mt. Airy Art Garage

Join us for the first grant information session of 2019!

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01/286:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Understanding Taxes for Artists

Leeway is partnering with CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia and Vision Driven Artists for three sessions designed to help artists understand tax season!

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