New Bedford Creative

New Bedford Creative Consortium is the leadership group whose purpose is overseeing the execution of the citywide strategic Arts and Culture Plan entitled New Bedford Creative: our art, our culture, our future. The Arts and Culture Plan is a huge step forward in building a thriving creative ecosystem in our city, and these are the people dedicated to implementing it. This volunteer group is facilitated by the Creative Strategist, meets quarterly, hold one- to three-year terms, and are divided into three task forces: Public Art + Facilities, Placemaking + Community, Fundraising + Distribution.

About

New Bedford Creative Consortium is the leadership group whose purpose is overseeing the execution of the citywide strategic Arts and Culture Plan entitled New Bedford Creative: our art, our culture, our future. The Arts and Culture Plan is a huge step forward in building a thriving creative ecosystem in our city, and these are the people dedicated to implementing it. This volunteer group is facilitated by the Creative Strategist, meets quarterly, hold one- to three-year terms, and are divided into three task forces: Public Art + Facilities, Placemaking + Community, Fundraising + Distribution.

Services Provided

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Accelerator
  • Incubator

Economic and Site Development

  • Economic Development

Events and Community Building

  • Neighborhood Fairs and Festivals

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Government Funding
  • Grant Funding
  • Matching Funds
  • Microloans

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Apprenticeship
  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Policies and Templates

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship Program

Mentoring

  • One-on-One Counseling
  • Peer Mentoring

Networking and Associations

  • Geographically Based
  • Industry Specific

Nonprofit and Social Enterprise

  • Funds Development
  • Strategic Planning

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • City Business Issues

Space

  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space
Primary Contact
Margo Saulnier
Address
1213 Purchase Street, 2nd Floor
New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone
(617) 359-2409