upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

Kimberly E. Rollins

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2008 Art and Change Grant – $2,500

Kimberly will offer African hair care workshops to assist foster, adoptive, biological and trans-race families. Her classes will demonstrate how important cultural awareness and self-esteem is within inter-cultural families using the techniques of hands-on approach through personal group sessions or DVD. Families, including parents and children, will participate in learning product knowledge, styling techniques and understanding how to maintain their hair in its truest form, free of chemicals. From simply combing and brushing hair to understanding simple day-to-day hair care and styling tips, the demonstration will work to build self-esteem and cultural awareness.

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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
11/01All 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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11/083:00 pm - 5:00 pm

TransForming Inclusion Launch Event & Panel Discussion

A celebration of the launch of TransForming Inclusion, featuring a panel discussion with guide contributors and cultural organizers, followed by a reception.  

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