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October 19, 2020 Rita Whitney News 0 Comments

Cultural Alliance Awards $10,000 to Ambitious Caban, First-Ever Artist Innovator Award Winner York, PA – The Cultural Alliance of York County is pleased to announce the winner of the first–ever Artist Innovator Award, Ambitious Caban.  The $10,000 cash award was presented publicly on Sunday, October 12th at the Spanish-American Multicultural Resource Center’s festival at the […]

Poetry Out Loud Update!

October 1, 2020 Rita Whitney News 0 Comments

*UPDATE: We can only imagine how hard it is to be an educator right now during these uncertain and challenging times. We hope you are doing well and are hanging in there!  After a good bit of behind-the-scenes deliberation it has been decided that Poetry Out Loud will go ahead this year. But like many programs, it will look different. How […]

YorVoice 2020 Champions Crowned!

August 31, 2020 Rita Whitney News 0 Comments

YorVoice 2020 Champions Crowned: Alyssa Colon and See the Elephant and the Brass Peanuts York, PA – York County’s 2020 YorVoice champions have been crowned! See the Elephant and the Brass Peanuts from Menchey Music were awarded Live Band Champion with their performance of “I Want a New Drug” by Huey Lewis, and Alyssa Colon, […]

Cultural Alliance Awards Mission Partner Grants, Positions 2020 Campaign as COVID-19 Arts Resiliency Fund

July 22, 2020 Rita Whitney News 0 Comments

York, PA –In June of 2020, The Cultural Alliance granted a total of $597,000 in critical, unrestricted operational funding to its 8 Mission Partners: The Appell Center for the Performing Arts, Creative York, The York County History Center, Greater York Dance, the York Art Association, the York Symphony Orchestra, York Youth Symphony Orchestra, and York […]

Deadline Extension for the Artist Innovator Award

June 10, 2020 Rita Whitney News 0 Comments

York, PA – The deadline to be considered for the Cultural Alliance of York County’s new Artist Innovator Award has been extended to August 31st. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the prioritization of providing emergency relief funding to artists, and recent global events, several changes have been made to the award process. The Cultural Alliance […]

Impact Operational Support Grant Recipients for 2020 Announced

April 13, 2020 Kelley Gibson News 0 Comments

The Cultural Alliance of York County is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2020 Impact Operational Support Grants, a new tier of one-time operational funding grants open for arts-based organizations in York County.  The recipients of the 2020 Impact Operational Grants are: •Belmont Theatre, whose mission is to be York’s prominent community theatre, creating […]

2nd Quarter Artist Professional Development Grant Recipients Announced

April 7, 2020 Kelley Gibson News 0 Comments

The Cultural Alliance of York County Announces 2nd Quarter Artist Professional Development Grant Recipients; Pauses Remaining Grants to Establish Artist Relief Fund in Response to Coronavirus The Cultural Alliance of York County is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2nd Quarter 2020 Artist Professional Development Grant.  Offered quarterly beginning in January, 2020, this grant provides resources […]

#COVIDCreate News

March 25, 2020 Kelley Gibson News 0 Comments

The COVID-19 pandemic is putting staggering pressures on our arts organizations and artists. With strict guidelines to stem the spread of the virus, public gatherings are banned, venues are closed, performances, shows, events, classes and fundraisers are being cancelled. Organizations and artists are losing income – immediately and into the foreseeable future. The Cultural Alliance […]

The Cultural Alliance of York County Announces $10,000 Artist Innovator Award

March 6, 2020 Rita Whitney News 0 Comments

York, PA – Beginning in August of 2020, and continuing annually, the Cultural Alliance of York County will present two unrestricted cash awards of $10,000 each to York County artists who demonstrate exemplary technical proficiency, artistic expression and innovation in their field. The “Artist Innovator Awards” are open to all types of artists living in York County […]