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PCA Planning Wants YOU!

posted on: Friday, September 02, 2011

The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts wants to hear from you - artists, arts organizations, community and cultural leaders, and interested members of the public. The PCA is updating the agency's long range strategic plan and will be conducting meetings throughout the state starting in late September, including a meeting in Erie on September 22. This planning session will discuss the road ahead for the arts in PA. 

WHEN:   Thursday, September 22nd from 10 am - 1 pm

WHERE:  Erie Art Museum

RSVP:  To sona@artserie.org no later than September 15 or watch for your e-vite.


Community Asset Grant Program Workshop

posted on: Friday, September 02, 2011

The Erie County Gaming Revenue Authority’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce another round of funding. The Board recently released Guidelines & an Application for regional asset funding: Community Assets. For 2011, the Board defines a Community Asset as a nonprofit or dedicated program whose primary mission is arts, culture and attendance-based entertainment.

Join ArtsErie, Erie Yesterday and Perry Wood from ECGRA to learn about the application and review process for the Communty Asset Fund.

What: Community Asset Grant Program Workshop
When: Monday, September 12, 2011, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Where: Knowledge Center, 5240 Knowledge Parkway, Erie, PA 16510

ECGRA Executive Director Perry Wood will present program details and goals, and answer questions pertaining to the Community Asset application and review process. Following Mr. Wood’s presentation, attendees will work with representatives from ArtsErie and Erie Yesterday to discuss how to complete the application process.

This workshop is being offered in conjunction with Erie Yesterday and ArtsErie.

Please click here to review the Guidelines & Application.

Pizza and beverage will be provided. Please RSVP your attendance to smckenzie@ecgra.org by 1 pm on Wednesday, September 7.