Support the Network & Arts/Cultural Orgs This Saturday, 11/12 in Downtown TC
Help support the Northwest Michigan Arts & Culture Network and other participating arts and cultural organizations this coming Saturday, 11/12, by shopping in downtown Traverse City. For every purchase made at 60 participating merchants, 15% of the sale will be donated to the organizations of your choice. Get a jump on your holiday shopping and support the Network and our arts and cultural organizations. For a list of participating merchants and nonprofits, visit downtowntc.com.
Michigan Arts & Culture Council minigrant applications are open for Round 2 Funding for:
School Arts & Cultural Equipment and Supplies
School Bus Transportation for Field Trips to Arts and Cultural Experiences
NOTE: Sorry but No POD Minigrants are being accepted during Round 2
Deadline for all is 1/15/2023 at 5pm. School minigrants are processed on a rolling basis. Project Minigrants will be reviewed in late January/early February with funding available to be used 3/1-9/30/2023.
There are still a few spots available for tomorrow’s deep dive DEI training with the Journey Theatre Project led by Esther Triggs, Journey Theatre Project co-founder and Interlochen Center for the Arts Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Register here to join us for:
Thursday, 11/10: Race and You (9am-noon) & Dress Rehearsal for Change (1-4pm)
This deep dive training is usually not available or easily accessible in Northern Michigan. Thanks to grant support from the Grand Traverse Regional Community Foundation DEI Fund and the Rotary Charities Learning Fund, the Network is able to offer participation at no cost to Network members. Questions? email@example.com.
It was exciting to take a look at the Network’s new office space at Commongrounds last week with board members Megan Holtrey, Nick Walsh and Leslie Donaldson. We are looking forward to moving in December. Stay tuned for updates. In the meantime, here’s where you’ll find the office and many other creative colleagues:
Northwest Michigan Arts & Culture Network 414 East Eighth Street, Suite G, Traverse City, MI 49686 (Mailing address is still PO Box 1859, TC, 49685)
The Northwest Michigan Arts & Culture Network receives support from the Michigan Arts & Culture Council and the National Endowment for the Arts.
The Network benefits from a MI H.O.P.E grant provided by Michigan Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act economic stabilization plan.