2014 Picasso Project Awards

Fresh off of winning the 2014 GroundSwell Award, Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY)'s Picasso Project is giving out some awards of their own this Monday, January 27th at World Cafe Live.

Recap: GroundSwell's 1-Year Anniversary Party & MLK Day of Service Celebration

Thank you to all those who were able to join us on Monday, January 20th for our 1-Year Anniversary & MLK Day of Service Celebration! If you weren't able to make it, check out the highlights!

Arts Victory in Congress!

Last Friday, President Obama signed into law the $1.1 trillion dollar spending package passed earlier in the week by the House and Senate, which includes $146 million for The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)!

PA Voter ID Law Struck Down

News just broke that the Pennsylvania State Voter ID requirement was struck down this morning. "[The Voter ID Law is] invalid and unconstitutional on its face as the provision and issuance of compliant identification does not comport with liberal access and unreasonably burdens the right to vote," Commonwealth Court Judge Bernhard McGinley ruled, adding, “Voting laws are designed to assure a free and fair election; the Voter ID Law does not further this goal.”

Make sure your Organization is in Portfolio 2014

The Cultural Alliance is beginning to work on the fourth edition of Portfolio, our highly regarded research report that sets out to document the breadth, diversity, and health of Southeastern Pennsylvania's nonprofit cultural sector and we want to be sure that you are included.

The Bearded Ladies Cabaret - Exclusive GroundSwell Performance!

Join us January 20th for our 1-Year Anniversary Party & MLK Day of Service Celebration, where The Bearded Ladies Cabaret will be doing a special performance!

GroundSwell Year-in-Review

Since our launch in January 2013, GroundSwell actions and events have included:

Meet Your Nominees: PCCY - Picasso Project

Here's some more info about Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) - Picasso Project:

Meet Your Nominees: PHS (Pennsylvania Horticultural Society)

Here's some more info about PHS (Pennsylvania Horticultural Society):

Meet Your Nominees: AHHAH (Arts Holding Hands and Hearts)

Here's some more info about AHHAH (Arts Holding Hands and Hearts):