Cultural Funding - Info Session

NYC Department of Cultural Affairs Cultural Funding Info Session

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If you are an arts or cultural nonprofit organization, or an unincorporated arts group on your way to incorporation, please join the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA) for an info session about applying for and securing City funding for arts and cultural activities.

At each session, DCLA will offer an overview of the Cultural Development Fund, which is the city's open, competitive funding process for arts and cultural organizations throughout the five boroughs. In addition, representatives from the five Local Arts Councils will discuss their funding opportunities and array of services for smaller organizations and unincorporated collectives at the sessions noted below.

Submit the following information to reserve up to two seats at an upcoming info session on City funding for non-profit cultural organizations. Space is limited; select your preferred date and time and we will confirm your reservation via email shortly.

Schedule of Sessions:

Manhattan - Wednesday, July 17th, 10am
Partner: Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
Venue: Department of Cultural Affairs
31 Chambers Street, 2nd Floor, Manhattan
Photo ID required

Brooklyn – Thursday, July 18th, 2pm
Partner: Brooklyn Arts Council
Venue: Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation
1368 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY

Queens – Wednesday, July 31st, 10am
Partner: Queens Council on the Arts
Venue: Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
Community Gallery @ Jamaica Arts Center
161-04 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica

Staten Island – Tuesday, August 6th, 6:30pm
Partner: Staten Island Arts
Venue: Staten Island Arts
23 Navy Pier Court, Staten Island

Bronx – Tuesday, August 13th, 6pm
Partner: Bronx Council on the Arts
Venue: Bronx Council on the Arts
2700 East Tremont Avenue, Bronx

Access: Each site has wheelchair accessibility. For further information or additional requests regarding accessibility, please contact Sara Cobb at or 212-513-9376 no later than 7-10 business days prior to your confirmed session date.

You are welcome to attend any of the sessions, though borough-specific representatives will be presenting at the borough sessions as identified above.

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