Arts & Science Council

Nov 16, 2015

11.16.15 NC Nonprofit News

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Sep 28, 2011

Integrated strategy key to effective tech use

Nonprofits can put technology to more productive use through better planning, investment and training.

Aug 8, 2011

Website aims to boost giving to culture

Converting cultural patrons into donors, and generating more support for cultural groups, are the goals of a new website the Arts & Science Council in Charlotte will launch in August.

Apr 7, 2011

Charlotte arts drive raises $8.3 million

The Arts & Science Council met its goals for its 2011 fundraising effort, including $7.3 million for its annual campaign and another $1 million for cultural-education programs in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.

Mar 11, 2011

Arts & Science Council eyes donors

Amy Tribble, the Charlotte group’s new vice president of resource development, aims to be more strategic and focus fundraising on the needs of donors.

Apr 22, 2010

Charlotte arts facilities drive raises $83 million

A $15 million gift from the Leon Levine Foundation and a $5 million gift from Duke Energy in honor of Sandra and Leon Levine helped the effort meet its goal. Additional public support totaled $158 million.

Apr 14, 2010

Wesley Mancini Foundation invests in diversity

As a child in the 1950s, Wesley Mancini learned painful lessons first-hand about intolerance and the failure of people who preach morality to practice it, lessons in which the focus of his charitable giving is rooted.

Apr 2, 2010

Charlotte arts drive meets goal

With the help of a two-week extension and two 11th-hour $50,000 challenge grants, the Arts & Science Council met the $7.3 million goal for its 2010 annual fund drive.

Jan 29, 2010

Charlotte arts drive sets $7.3 million goal

The Arts & Science Council raised $7.2 million last year, when the drive fell far short of its $11.2 million goal in the face of the recession.

Aug 18, 2009

New arts-fund chief aims to keep the beat

Scott Provancher says listening and communicating will be critical in his new job as president of the Arts & Science Council in Charlotte.