upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

Debra Powell-Wright

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2018 Window of Opportunity Grant – $500

Debra Powell-Wright will attend the 2018 Africa Writes Festival in London, England. The conference brings together literary artists from Africa and the diaspora to participate in book launches, panel discussions, master classes and an international book fair. She will share her collection of short stories and poems For Women: In Tribute to Nina Simone at the British Library, reconnect with two of the writers from the collection, and engage with other literary artists in attendance.


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
11/2410:00 pm - 11:00 pm

REEL Change Double Feature

Rounding out the final Saturday of features with a double header as part of Leeway's 25th Anniversary Film Festival.

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12/022:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Looking Forward: The Future of Leeway Community Meeting

A collective visioning of what the next 25 years of supporting artists and cultural producers could look like in the name of equity and social change.

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