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New Bedford Creative Info Session: ARTnet and Wicked Cool Places (Spanish)

August 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm EDT


New Bedford Creative facilitates several grant programs to help advance New Bedford as one of the most culturally unique and creative cities in America. Funding from 2022 to 2024 is provided by the City of New Bedford’s ARPA/American Rescue Plan Act, supported by federal award number SLFRP1067 awarded to The City of New Bedford by the U.S. Department of the Treasury.
Join us for an information sessions to review eligibility, grant guidelines, and how to apply to these two programs (this session will be translated into Spanish):
ARTnet is a new artist recovery and training network to help artists recover from the economic impacts of the pandemic by providing financial support, business planning support, training workshops, and access to a network of creative-entrepreneur peers. Applications open August 22, 2022, with a rolling deadline until funds are depleted.
Wicked Cool Places, a grant program for making or keeping a place where things are happening and people want to be that involve and impact residents, visitors and/or businesses in New Bedford’s neighborhoods. This grant was originally created in 2019 with funding by the City of New Bedford’s Arts, Culture and Tourism Fund, with additional support by Bristol County Savings Bank. Applications open August 22, 2022, with a deadline of October 2, 2022.
In order to keep our gathering as safe as possible during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we are requesting that all attendees wear masks if you’ve recently been exposed to someone who tested positive for COVID-19, and please stay home if you are experiencing any symptoms.
New Bedford Creative facilita tres programas de subvenciones para ayudar a que New Bedford avance como una de las ciudades culturalmente únicas y creativas de Estados Unidos. Los fondos de 2022 a 2024 son proporcionados por la Ley ARPA/Plan de Rescate Estadounidense de la Ciudad de New Bedford, respaldada por el premio federal número SLFRP1067 otorgado a la Ciudad de New Bedford por el Departamento del Tesoro de los Estados Unidos.
Únase a nosotros para una sesión de información para revisar la elegibilidad, las pautas de la subvención y cómo presentar una solicitud para estos dos programas:
ARTnet es una nueva red de recuperación y capacitación de artistas para ayudar a los artistas a recuperarse de los impactos económicos de la pandemia brindándoles apoyo financiero, apoyo para la planificación comercial, talleres de capacitación y acceso a una red de pares creativos y emprendedores. Las solicitudes se abren el 22 de agosto de 2022, con una fecha límite móvil hasta que se agoten los fondos.
Wicked Cool Places , un programa de subvenciones para hacer o mantener un lugar donde suceden cosas y la gente quiere estar que involucre e impacte a los residentes, visitantes y/o negocios en los vecindarios de New Bedford. Esta subvención se creó originalmente en 2019 con fondos del Fondo de Artes, Cultura y Turismo de la Ciudad de New Bedford, con apoyo adicional del Banco de Ahorros del Condado de Bristol. Las solicitudes abren el 22 de agosto de 2022, con una fecha límite del 2 de octubre de 2022.


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Community Economic Development Center (CEDC)
1501 Acushnet Avenue

New Bedford, MA 02746 United States
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