“Awareness Through the Arts” Application Open

Problem Gambling Awareness Through the Arts Initiative - 2024 The Cultural Coalition is seeking applications from individual artists, creative businesses, and 501c(3) organizations from Eastern Connecticut who are interested in receiving funding to increase awareness of problem gambling by using art to engage with ... More

Artists U in Northeast CT this Spring

Assets for Artists + Artists U - Accelerator Workshop for Connecticut Artists Are you looking to engage in deeper conversation, and expand your vision for what your best creative life could look like? Do you want to build community with other artists while building a sustainable future for your practice? Learn ... More

Culture Connects in December

Join the Cultural Coalition for a social and networking event for the arts and culture community. Free. See info on flyer below. Please RSVP HERE in advance. More

AEP6 Info. Sessions for Eastern CT

    AEP6 Information Sessions for Eastern Connecticut Join us Monday, November 13, 2023 on Zoom Hear about the local study findings and discuss action steps. Learn how to calculate your organization’s own economic impact. Click link below for AEP6 Northeast Region & Southeast Region ... More

Culture Connects in Oct. & Nov.

Join the Cultural Coalition for social and networking events for the arts and culture community. Free. See info on flyer below. Please register in advance to attend (one or both events): RSVP for Oct. 6, 2023 at The Mill Museum (Windham Textile & History Museum) RSVP for Nov. 3, 2023 at Loos Center for the ... More

Problem Gambling Community Conversation/Training

Wed., Sept. 13 from 1:00-2:00pm on Zoom As part of an upcoming initiative "Problem Gambling Awareness Through the Arts," the Cultural Coalition will host a general Problem Gambling training session with representatives from DMHAS (Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services) Problem Gambling Services. This ... More

Norwich ARPA Grants for Arts & Culture & IMPACT Grants Announced

The Cultural Coalition has partnered with the City of Norwich to manage and administer municipal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds allocated for arts & culture through grant programs and special projects. This program is the second round of Norwich arts & culture grants funded with $500,000 allocated from ... More

Welcoming New Executive Director

June 1, 2023  A message from our Board Chair welcoming Wendy Vincent as our new Executive Director! On behalf of our entire organization, I am pleased to announce Wendy Vincent will be joining our team as our new Executive Director. Since the announcement of her departure in February, our founding Executive Direct... More

Mansfield Roundtable #3 – Arts & Culture

Wednesday, May 10th from 1:30 to 2:30 PM In person at the Mansfield Community Center. See parking and location info on flyer below. Please register HERE. For Northeast region members only.       More

NEA Federal Grants Info. Session – March 14

Hear from National Endowment for the Arts staff and recent awardees about what it takes to apply for and manage a federal grant! An information session for those with some grant application experience. Get a roadmap to prepare to apply for federal grants within the next year or so. Find out about support for ... More