upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

Julia Galetti

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(1) by Richard Simmons

2005 Art and Change Grant – $2,500

Julia will teach quilting at Project H.O.M.E. in efforts to empower fellow residents and others to understand the power of art and its potential in their life, just as it has impacted her, providing inspiration to continue on her path to be independent again. The class will culminate with a potlatch, an event in which community, staff and residents alike bring food and stories, poetry, books to share with each other and celebrate community.


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
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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