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$25,000 Arts Match for Give Local York

The Cultural Alliance of York County Announces $25,000 Stretch Pool for Give Local York

York, PA – To promote support for the arts during the Give Local York one-day online giving campaign on May 1, 2020, The Cultural Alliance of York County is providing a $25,000 Arts Match Stretch pool for York-based arts & culture organizations.

The Cultural Alliance Arts Match is available to participating Give Local York 501(c)3 organizations with arts & culture as their primary mission. The Cultural Alliance Arts Match pool will provide a 1:1 match of all qualifying online gifts made through the givelocalyork.org website on May 1, 2020, with a maximum of $2,500 total match available per arts participant.

“The Cultural Alliance Arts Match is just another example of how giving goes further on May 1,” said White Rose Leadership Institute Executive Director, Meagan Given, the organizer of Give Local York. “Give Local York represents the largest-scale collaboration between the nonprofit, philanthropic, business, school, and faith communities in York County. We are so grateful for the support and enthusiasm from everyone all across the County, and from organizations like the Cultural Alliance, who recognize the impact that a Give Day can have for all of our hardworking nonprofits.”

The deadline for arts organizations to sign up to participate in Give Local York and qualify for the Cultural Alliance Arts Match stretch pool is April 1, 2020. For more information on Give Local York and to register, visit www.givelocalyork.org

Founded as a United Arts Fund in 1999, the Cultural Alliance’s annual campaign currently supports eight partner agencies that are essential to arts and culture in our community and over the last 20 years has invested over $10.4 million in cash and $2.2 million in in-kind support for the arts.   Under its new more inclusive and diverse operating model, The Cultural Alliance will be expanding its funding to further grow and strengthen arts and culture in York County.

For more information, call the Cultural Alliance at 717-812-9255, visit our website at www.culturalyork.org, visit the Cultural Alliance of York on Facebook, and follow @CulturalYork on Instagram.

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