Are you an artist? Interested in giving back to your community?
Join us to learn more about the Boundaries and Bridges project and upcoming grant opportunities during this interactive, arts-filled information session.
Devon Walls, owner of The Artist Warehouse, and Sharon Meagher, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Widener University, will describe opportunities to participate in the Boundaries and Bridges project.
In addition Leeway Foundation staff members will share tips and best practices on how to apply for Leeway’s Art and Change Grant and Transformation Award. Literary and visual artist and Chester grantee Tara Felicia Jones will also be present to talk about her project and experience applying for a Leeway grant.
Hosted by the Leeway Foundation with Chester Made partners Widener University, The Artist Warehouse, and Pennsylvania Humanities Council. Light refreshments will be served.
MJ Freed Theater
515 Avenue of the States
Chester, PA 19013
Wednesday, January 27,6-8 p.m.
Learn more about our event partners
The Leeway Foundation supports women and trans artists and cultural producers working in communities at the intersection of art, culture, and social change. Learn more about leeway.org.
Boundaries and Bridges
Widener University, in collaboration with Devon Walls of the Artist Warehouse, has received a 2015 Catalyst Fund from the Barra Foundation to support a Boundaries and Bridges initiative, which aims to strengthen and support arts collaboration in the city of Chester and realize the planned Culture and Arts Corridor from Widener University to Chester’s City Hall. Learn more at bridgechester.org.
Chester Made is a humanities-based initiative to help recognize and promote arts, culture, and revitalization in the City of Chester. Learn more at pahumanities.org/ChesterMade.