Date: Tuesday, February 11
Time: 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Location: Local Color Underground
300 South 1st Street, San Jose, CA 95113
Cost: Free

Local Arts Grants Applicant Workshop

Get ready to write your strongest application yet!

The Local Arts Grants program is SVCREATES annual grant program, providing unrestricted operating support to nonprofit arts organizations serving Santa Clara County. Please see application guidelines here.

This workshop is highly recommended for 2020 Local Arts Grants Applicants. Come learn about changes to this year’s application. Learn strategies for fine tuning the written portions of your application – tell the story of your organization in a succinct and compelling way. Also, receive tips for choosing work samples and supporting documents, review and clarify the budget form.

New this year: we’re crafting a sample application for your reference!

Presenters:SVCREATES Program Manager, Alyssa Erickson and special guest, Leigh Henderson, Managing Director, Teatro Visión and experienced grant writer. Leigh will provide valuable guidance from the grantee perspective.

Venue:Local Color Underground. 300 S. First St. Building entrance faces 2nd street near San Carlos. There is paid parking in the back or street parking in the neighborhood.

Building access from 5:45 – 6:10 pm.Allow plenty of time for parking and arrival. The doors will be locked after 6:10 pm.

Food and drinks will be served.

For questions: contact Alyssa Erickson at

Click here to learn more and register to attend.

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