Going through my inbox, and saw this as well. Wanted to share:
LMCC offers two grants for projects that bring the arts to communities in Manhattan, from Washington Heights to the Battery, The Fund for Creative Communities (The Fund) and Manhattan Community Arts Fund (MCAF).
The grants are available for artists, organizations, and arts groups of all disciplines.
Application Deadline: Tuesday, September 13, 5PM
Application Forms Now Online:
LMCC is pleased to announce that application forms can now be completed and submitted online. Certain required documents will also need to be mailed or delivered to LMCC in hard copy before the deadline.
For more information, access the 2012 guidelines and applications here: The Fund / and MCAF
Attend an Information Session:
Information sessions are offered each summer in 12 locations across Manhattan for artists interested in applying to our grant programs. Sessions include a review of the programs and useful information to help applicants put their best foot forward.
If you are a first-time applicant or haven't attended a session since 2008, you must attend one this year to apply.
Get started now and RSVP for one of the upcoming sessions:
Wednesday, August 24, 3PM
Nuyorican Poets Café
236 East 3rd Street, between Avenues B & C
Wednesday, August 24, 6:30PM
CUE Art Foundation
511 West 25th Street
Tuesday, August 30, 6:30PM
125 Maiden Lane, 2nd Floor, between Water & Pearl Streets
Capacity for the final session on August 30 is limited. We encourage you to sign-up for an earlier sessions to ensure that we can accomodate you!
For more info go to the LMCC website