upcoming grant deadline: 08/01/2018

upcoming grant deadline: 08/01/2018

Williena J. Owes

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2007 Art and Change Grant – $1,075

Williena's project, The Survivor's Afghan, will be comprised of patches decorated individually by members of homeless families and pieced together to form a large crocheted afghan. Williena hopes to build community by having several families work on the piece as a collective. The piece itself is meant to heighten the awareness of the struggle and needs of the homeless as well as preserve a dying art.

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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
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Are you thinking about applying for the Art and Change Grant or the Leeway Transformation Award but not sure of how to go about it? Join us on Facebook LIVE and get your questions answered.​

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08/087:00 pm - 8:30 pm

12x12: LaTreice Branson

High-functioning fatigue. Pride in overworking and extending yourself. Getting the job done at all costs. It's the "exhaustion complex" in full force. Join artist and educator LaTreice Branson in this vivacious and personal exploration of the challenges of being an exhausted woman. Follow LaTreice's musical journey from exhaustion to relaxation and self-love, and then join in, re-setting your heart, mind, and body, with a joy-filled, interactive drumming finale.

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