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May 2, 2018

Artists Professional Developmental & Fundraising Workshop

JCAL Making MovesIf you missed workshop on Saturday, April 28th, no worries, there is a workshop, Saturday, May 5th. The Jamaica Center For Arts & Learning, implemented the workshops to help artists from all disciplines better understand grant application processes for getting funds for creative projects. You will learn, and receive tools needed for innovative and creative art projects. See details below:

Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning presents

Professional Development & Fundraising Workshops
For Artists from All Disciplines

Part I: April 28 (9:30 am - 3:00 pm)

Panelist: Nicky Paraiso, Programming Director – The Club
La MaMa Moves! Curator

Part II: May 5, 2018 (9:30 am - 3:30 pm)

Opening - Saina, honored artist from Republic of Sakha, Siberia - traditional dance and singing workshop. 
Panelists: Marietta Ulacia, Executive Director Afro Latin Jazz Alliance
Andrea Thompson, Development Director Afro Latin Jazz Alliance
in the Miller Gallery at JCAL (161-04 Jamaica Avenue)

The two-day workshop series offers an overview of application processes in a congenial joyful atmosphere. Guest Panelists: April 28 Nicky Paraiso and May 5, Marietta Ulacia & Andrea Thompson will offer practical training and insight into the process of grant writing from creating a narrative and budgets plus marketing and artist samples so artists can see their creative ideas come to fruition in today’s very competitive creative sector.

The workshops are organized to help artists from all disciplines better understand grant application processes for getting funds for creative projects. We will be using a simple grant application as an example of and what is expected of any artist when applying for funding or approaching a presenter.

This two-part workshop is funded in part by Mertz Gilmore Foundation.

If you want to learn more about the Making Moves Dance Festival please follow the link: https://www.jcal.org/making-moves-dance-festival-a

JCAL
161-04 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, NY 11432
Contact: [email protected]
Phone#: 718.658.7400

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