New Canaan's Silvermine Arts Center Presents Fundraising Workshop

NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- The Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County has arranged for Ana Fiore of the Fiscal Sponsorship Program of the New York Foundation for the Arts to present a workshop Tuesday at Silvermine Arts Center in New Canaan.

Ana Fiore
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The presentation will include practical information on fundraising and grant writing for artists as well as information about NYFA's various program offerings such as NYFA Source, NYFA Learning, NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship, and more. Fiscal Sponsorship is a critical way for individual artists, artists' collaborative projects and emerging arts organizations in all disciplines to apply for funding usually available only to organizations with 501(c)3 nonprofit status.

List of topics that will be covered during the presentation: AGENDA 1. New York Foundation for the Arts Mission and Programs 2. The Grant Application Process - Prospecting - Applying - Elements of an application - Examples of upcoming grants - Reporting - Moving Forward 3. NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship - Funding in the US - Services Provided - How to Apply 4. Fundraising Resources - Crowdfunding.

There is no charge to attend, but you must register in advance. Seating is limited. Click here to register.

The presentation will run from 6 to 8 p.m.

The Silvermine Arts Center is at 1037 Silvermine Road, New Canaan.

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