Do-Gooder Spotlight: Mighty Writers

The Do-Gooder Spotlight is GroundSwell's semimonthly blog post spreading the word about individuals and organizations working to better their communities.

Today we are giving a shout-out to our friends at Mighty Writers!

Submit Your Teen Programming for the STAMP Website!

If you have programs or opportunities for Philly teens you'd like to see us share on the STAMP website, we'd love to hear about them! Since STAMP launched in October, over 5,000 Philly teens have already signed up for a STAMP Pass, and the number keeps growing—that's a lot of potential exposure for your organization!

Oasis Art Center

Oasis Art Center has been working with individuals with a wide array of abilities to provide artistic and life skills support since 1996.

Speed Read Philadelphia Benefits Philly Kids!

Speed Read features Philly names from local media, arts, sports and politics, who speed rapidly through Dr. Seuss books in a fun and frequently funny contest, all to raise funds to buy new books for kids in need. This year’s event is Thursday evening, November 7th and it takes place at the Union League in Philadelphia. 

TONIGHT: Can artistic creativity save our educational system?

Join White Pines Productions tonight, October 16th, as they host a presentation on how the arts can be utilized to save our educational system.

Apply for a Picasso Project Grant

Philadelphia Public Schools can apply for grants of up to $5,000 for projects created to increase arts education opportunities for students.

STAMP Offers Philly High Schoolers Free Access to 12 City Museums

More than 250 high school students gathered at the African American Museum in Philadelphia for the launch of STAMP, a new Cultural Alliance program that provides teens age 14 to 19 with free access to 12 of Philadelphia's top museums. 

Museums Now Free for Philadelphia High Schoolers

Philadelphia high school students are now eligible for one year of free admission to 12 of the city’s top museums and attractions thanks to STAMP: the Virginia and Harvey Kimmel Family Teen Program, a new program announced today by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance.

PNC Arts Alive Now Accepting Applications

The application process for a new year of PNC Arts Alive grants is now open!  PNC Arts Alive grants are available to visual and performing arts organizations and are intended to help them expand audience participation and engagement.

The 2013 Arts and Education Symposium

Join arts educators and advocates for the Third Annual Arts and Education Symposium in Harrisburg, PA, on Wednesday, October 30th.