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Arts Alive Info Session - Shared screen with speaker view
Accent Dance NYC
17:46
Our organization received a grant for fiscal year 2021 through the NYSCA. Are we eligible for any of the grants discussed today through ArtsWestchester?
Tamarah Bridgewater
24:04
Would the funding should you be granted,be available for summer distribution
Frances Snedeker
32:53
Please define what you have in mind when you state “community-based.”
Lauren Barrett, ArtsW
34:05
Hi Frances, “community based” means an open to the public activity that involves in the community.
Amy Vijayanagar
36:42
Are applicants allowed to submit proposals under more than 1 ArtsAlive funding stream for different aspects of the same project … for example a project that has a community aspect, a creative aspect, and an educational aspect
Frances Snedeker
36:59
Thank you, Lauren.
Meghan and David Covington
38:11
Applicants that are not a registered non-profit but have a community partner (also not a registered non-profit)... do they still need a non-profit fiscal sponsor?
Amy Vijayanagar
38:57
Okay thank you! I will email you both later.
Meghan and David Covington
39:14
Thank you.
Lauren Fofana
41:11
Are you eligible to apply if you are a Foreign Not-For-Profit that is registered in the State of NY, Westchester County?
Alexandreena Dixon
42:56
Is the virtual audience limited to state residents?
Lauren Fofana
44:07
Thank you, will email you directly
Stacey Creem
44:26
Are you able to combine this grant with other unrelated grants for the same project.
Inness Hancock
45:47
Should marketing costs figure into the ask for the individual artists grant, assuming all other requirements are met? Or is it more appropriate for materials and supplies?
Alexandreena Dixon
46:12
Can you bring in a foreign artist in your project?
Lauren Barrett, ArtsW
46:23
Hi Stacey, Yes you can use/seek other grants for the project in which you’re applying
Lisa D'Amico
46:47
Nyack Boat House ;)
Stacey Creem
46:47
Thanks, Lauren.
Kaya
47:44
Is the studio requirement just for the duration of the project or do you have to prove a full time studio residence
Beatrice Pohl
48:44
are colleges eligible for Education
Beatrice Pohl
48:50
As partners
Inness Hancock
48:55
What is an artist fee?
Lauren Barrett, ArtsW
49:33
Hi Inness, an artist fee is a payment paid to the participating artists.
Inness Hancock
49:42
Ahh, thank you so much!
Chris Hoffman
52:18
Are colleges eligible as partners for community art grants?
Beatrice Pohl
53:19
Thank you. Understand. I am teacher
Chris Hoffman
56:42
Thanks! I’ll send you an email!
Lauren Barrett, ArtsW
57:00
Sue and I can both be reached at grants@artswestchester.org
Markus Schwartz
01:00:45
I read on the website that these grants prohibit a venue from being a private home, would that prohibit a zoom workshop from an artists’ home?
Tim allen
01:01:58
Can you apply to the Arts Alive grant and the Mount Vernon Initiative grant ? I would like to know more about the MV initiative as well.
kathleen mccarthy udoff
01:02:15
You mentioned applying for grant for 2022. But info stated must be competed July 1,2021-Dec 31,2021. Pls advise
Lauren Barrett, ArtsW
01:02:42
Hi Tim, Yes you can apply for both opportunities so long as they are for different projects.
Tim allen
01:03:50
Thank You Lauren !
Lauren Barrett, ArtsW
01:03:54
Hi Kathleen, we will be launching another round of Arts Alive this summer for projects happening in 2022. The current application that is due in April, is for the projects happening in July 1 - December 31, 2021.
Inness Hancock
01:05:08
How specific of a budget do you need to show how the funds would be used?
Frances Snedeker
01:06:05
Can more than one rep of applicant non-profit access draft application?
kathleen mccarthy udoff
01:06:36
thanks Lauren
Chris Hoffman
01:09:31
I have to run, but thank you so much for taking the time to share this info with us! :)
Inness Hancock
01:09:49
Thank you very much, Lauren and Sue!
Markus Schwartz
01:09:53
Is there a copy of the ppt presentation Sue took us through, available for download on the website or after this meeting?
kathleen mccarthy udoff
01:09:59
Thank you for this informative meeting.
Tamarah Bridgewater
01:11:18
Thank you for the webinar. Good Luck to everyone!
Frances Snedeker
01:11:40
Brief Project Description in 2 sentences --Is appropriate response here, plain vanilla or is this a marketing opportunity. That is, do we talk here about a banana which we will offer or a hand-picked organic banana from Costa Rica, etc.?
Lauren Barrett, ArtsW
01:14:36
Hi Frances - we will use the response to the field for potential contract language. It should include specifics like date(s) and location(s). For example: Series of ten watercolor paint workshops on Fridays at 10AM between July 1 - August 1 at the Yonkers Public Library.
Inness Hancock
01:15:05
Do you review the artists website for overall context of work or work history?
Kamran Saliani
01:15:21
Do you do one-on-one sessions for applicants before the grant is due?
Frances Snedeker
01:16:30
Insurance is requirement of venue — is it therefore General Operating expense (not eligible) or grant eligible?
Frances Snedeker
01:17:31
Explain “time stamped” referenced in Work Samples.
Lauren Barrett, ArtsW
01:18:05
Hi Inness - yes, there is an optional field where you can add your website, but there is also an upload field where you should add recent work samples directly in the application form.
Lauren Barrett, ArtsW
01:18:34
Hi Kamran, yes we’re available to have one on one conversations. Please contact us at grants@artswestchester.org to schedule.
Kamran Saliani
01:19:02
Awesome, thanks!
Amy Vijayanagar
01:22:20
Thank you - this has been very helpful!
Tim allen
01:22:38
This has been encouraging and extremely helpful ! Thank you guys so much!
Nowodworski Foundation / Kinga
01:22:47
Sue, Lauren,
Nowodworski Foundation / Kinga
01:22:51
Thanks!!!
Tim allen
01:23:03
That would be helpful the 30 minute slot etc
Regina DiOrio
01:23:09
Thank you!
Markus Schwartz
01:23:35
Thanks so much for this meeting, it was very helpful. @Lauren you are an expert moderator!
Lauren Fofana
01:23:56
Thank you very much!
Lauren Barrett, ArtsW
01:23:57
Thank you!
Niomi Plotkin
01:23:58
Thank you!
Tanya Witek BridgeMusik
01:24:02
Thank you so much! This was extremely helpful!
Stacey Creem
01:24:07
Thank you!
Inness Hancock
01:24:07
Thank you!
Tim allen
01:24:15
What is the resource to learn more about the Mount Vernon Initiative? I am interested in learning more
Ignayra Lopez
01:24:20
Thank you!
Lisa D'Amico
01:24:21
Many thanks to Sue & Lauren!
Jana Buchan
01:24:23
Thanks so much!
Suzy Zavarella
01:24:28
Thank you!
Frances Snedeker
01:25:32
If there are elements of the project which are still being nailed down, do we mention but admit vagueness? It could impact things like # of youth participating.
Alexandreena Dixon
01:25:37
We can get feedback for the grants review. Can we also get feedback for final submission reports?
Alexandreena Dixon
01:25:52
Thanks. Will do
Tim allen
01:26:50
Thank You !!! I am going to look into the Mount Vernon Initiative as well !I am excited