CultureWire

CultureWire is the Alliance's blog for arts & culture news, resources, opportunities and more. Get the best of CultureWire in your inbox bi-monthly by opting in to receive newsletters in your philaculture account settings. 

Recap of our #SaveTheArts Community Briefing

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By
Kristen Gillette
On
04/12/17

Last Thursday, leaders of Philadelphia business and cultural organizations joined with elected officials Thursday to oppose President Donald Trump's plan to eliminate national arts and heritage agencies.

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Member Discount for NFF's Nonprofit Finance Fundamentals Part 2 Webinar Series

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On
04/10/17

Nonprofit Finance Fundamental Webinars: Building Resilience for the Long Haul, starts 4/18 and we're offering Cultural Alliance members a discount! Register for the whole series, or choose individual webinars to customize your knowledge-building and address specific business concerns.

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Apply Now for 2017 Arts Marketing & Audience Engagement Grant

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On
03/27/17

This two-year capacity-building initiative, funded by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (PCA) supports, strengthens and advances the arts marketing and audience engagement skills of arts and cultural professionals.

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Urgent: Respond to the White House's Proposal to Cut Federal Arts Funding

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03/16/17

On Thursday morning, the White House officially announced plans to eliminate federal funding for the arts, recommending the elimination of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the Institute of Museum and Library Services for FY2018.

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New Date: Managing an Effective Retirement Program now on 3.29

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02/13/17

Join us for Managing an Effective Retirement Program where representatives from Commonwealth Pension Management, LLC will present on the following topics:
 
•    Is Our Retirement Plan On Target?
•    How Do we Achieve Success?
•    What Do We Need To Pay Attention To?  Being a Fiduciary.

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Recap of our February Techniculture Salon

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On
03/14/17

Want to learn more about digital marketing for arts organizations? Join us on May 2 for ‘Arts Marketing in the Digital Age’. Find registration information and more at https://www.philaculture.org/2017technicultureevent

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Apply to be an Organization for Drexel's MBA Consulting Residency at Drexel LeBow

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On
03/13/17

Interested in participating in Drexel's MBA Consulting Residency at Drexel LeBow as a nonprofit organization? Find out more information about the program in this blog post.

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Bookminders Seminar - Understanding Nonprofit Financial Statements

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On
03/24/17
Nonprofits have their own unique language, accounting rules and performance standards. 
Learn nonprofit accounting terms, how to read nonprofit financial statements and review nonprofit financial performance measures.
There is a question and answer portion utilizing a live data file to demonstrate and answer specific questions.
 
When:               Thursday, April 6, 2017
Time:                1:00 – 2:00 pm
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Contact Your Representative In Support of the NEA, NEH, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting

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On
02/13/17

In the face of turmoil in Washington, D.C., and protests against the new administration happening here at home and around the world, it’s easy to lose track of the individual programs put at risk by rash decisions from the White House and Congressional leaders.

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Update: Pennsylvania State Budget and the Arts

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02/13/17

As the budget proposal moves through the General Assembly, we look forward to studying the implications of this temporary funding stream and working with the members of the PA Legislative Arts & Culture Caucus to ensure arts grants funding at $9.59 million for FY 2017-18.

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