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.


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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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