All of us at the Office of Arts & Culture are with you during this difficult time and know that many of you are facing challenging decisions about cancellations, postponements, and closures that impact the incredible work you do serving your missions and communities.
assured that your awarded grant funding is secure. We will work with you on
options if you need to offer your funded program, project, or service virtually
or in a different format than originally planned. Our Program Managers are also
working to adjust timelines and some requirements for requesting awarded grant
funding. Please contact your Program Manager to explore available options:
- Arts in Parks / Neighborhood & Community
Arts / smART ventures: Jenny Crooks ([email protected] /
Irene Gómez ([email protected]
- Civic Partners / Cultural Facilities Fund: Kathy Hsieh ([email protected] / 206.733.9926)
- Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute
Facility Grant: Amanda Licorish ([email protected] /
- Youth Arts:
Kristi Woo ([email protected]
to your Program Manager is? Please contact us at [email protected] or
206.684.7171 and we’ll help connect you with your Program Manager.
Managers are currently receiving a high volume of inquiries and requests, and
many are working remotely, but they will respond to messages and calls as
quickly as they’re able.
Thank you for the role each of you plays in uplifting and bringing community together: we appreciate you and the essential work you do!