REGI Grants Announced!

The Connecticut Office of the Arts (COA) developed this project grant in partnership with its nine Designated Regional Service Organizations, of which the Southeastern CT Cultural Coalition is one, which make up a valuable statewide service network. The Regional Initiative grant program (REGI) awarded grants ranging ... More

Spotlight on Local Projects at THRIVE Conference

We're having our first big event called "Thrive" in December!  We are bringing all of our partners together for the first time and our event will feature some of SECT's arts, culture and history projects and programs! -Do you have a collaborative project that your organization is proud of? -Has a project helped ... More

For 100 Days – Charter Oak Federal Credit Union members can double their donations!

The Charter Oak Federal Credit Union is giving away $100,000 in 100 days to local charities.  Up to $100 will be matched per member between August 15, 2016 and November 23, 2016.  See details regarding eligibility and matching gifts process HERE. We would be thrilled if Charter Oak Federal Credit Union members would ... More

Get Inspired! July 18th Leadership Cultural Summit

Rising Tide Series- Cultural Summit "INSPIRING LEADERSHIP" a one-evening, 3-part board development event   Monday, July 18th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm Groton Public Library  52 Newtown Road, Groton Are you a young leader interested in learning more about the professional benefits of serving on a nonprofit ... More

REGI Grant Info Session on June 9th

Regional Initiative Grant Program (REGI) FY2017 Information Session When: Thursday, June 9th Where: Community Room, Charter Oak Federal Credit Union 1055 Hartford Turnpike, New London Time: 9:15 am to 10:15 am To RSVP: click HERE The Connecticut Office of the Arts (COA) developed this project grant in partnership ... More

Historic Houses to Launch Museum Trail Brochure- June 5th

Announcing the launch of the Historic House Museum trail brochure, "How We Lived Then," connecting 16 homes with unique stories in southeastern Connecticut. Please join us for the Launch Party on Sunday, June 5 from 2:00pm-4:00pm at the Smith-Harris House barn, 33 Society Road, Niantic.  Presentation by Walter Woodwa... More

C.O.R.E. Calendar of Regional Events Outreach Meetings

  Participants of the newly established C.O.R.E. (Calendar of Regional Events) project announce outreach meetings to be held on May 24, 25, 31 and June 1 at various venues across the region to provide information about and a demonstration of this new regional calendar tool. Representatives of the participating ... More

“Early Bird” Call for Your Events- Conn College GO! Program Fall Semester

In partnership with the Connecticut College's Office of Student Engagement, the Southeastern CT Cultural Coalition invites our partners to submit events or activities to be considered, reviewed, and evaluated by students for inclusion in Connecticut College's Get Out! -or GO! - program during the Fall semester. "E... More

Arts & Culture Nonprofits – Are You On Our List?

If you are a nonprofit arts and culture organization in New London County, we want to know about you!  You should be counted in the first-ever study of arts and culture economic impact in our region.  Please check to see if you are one of the over 300 nonprofits we have identified so far. New London County Arts & ... More

Otis Library Receives National Award

Congratulations to Otis Library of Norwich, and Southeastern Connecticut Cultural Coalition Board of Directors member Julie Menders and her colleagues there, for being named one of 10 recipients of the 2016 National Medal for Museum and Library Service, the nation’s highest honor given to museums and libraries for ... More