11.16.15 NC Nonprofit News
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.