upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

Annie Mok

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Annie Mok Annie mok bymaggie eighteen web Annie mok  bypaul gargagliano web
(2) by Maggie Eighteen (3) by Paul Gargagliano

2013 Art and Change Grant – $2,500

Annie plans to work on a graphic novel, Body Language, which explores her experiences with trans identity and healing from abuse. She will read a section of the story at the Philly Feminist Zinefest’s reading at Wooden Shoe Books. Annie hopes that other trans people and survivors of sexual abuse, upon hearing this story, feel mirrored in their struggle for a voice and feel validated in their relationships with their bodies, boundaries, and histories. She hopes her audience will be encouraged to share their stories after hearing her own.


Leeway grant?

Leeway Transformation Award

The Transformation Award provides unrestricted annual awards of $15,000 to women and trans* artists and cultural producers living in Greater Philadelphia who create art for social change and have done so for the past five years or more, demonstrating a long-term commitment to social change work. [read more]

deadline 05/15
Upcoming events
10/167:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Changemakers Cabaret

The Changemakers Cabaret returns after almost ten years to celebrate the artists, cultural producers and community partners who have been part of Leeway’s journey.

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11/01All Day

REEL Change: Leeway’s 25th Anniversary Film Festival

A moving collage of short films and feature-length work from Leeway community of artists over the years, featured during the month of November.

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