August 6, 2020
Creative County Monthly Meet Ups

Creative County Initiative Monthly Meet Ups

Hosted by Karen Ristuben, Program Director for the Creative County Initiative and John Andrews, founder of Creative Collective MA

These monthly Meet Ups are a casual opportunity to meet your creative peers for both open discussion and specific, moderated topics of common interest that will include:

  • programming pivots
  • new approaches to finances and fundraising
  • communications/marketing practices
  • other topics that arise in our sessions

Open to Essex County artists, makers and creators.

Learn more and sign up today.

You…your community…your stories!

You…your community…your stories!

Merrimack Valley: Place and Meaning 2020 is an opportunity to reflect upon and map those spaces, places, and activities that you value – and where you find community, culture, and connection.

ECCF Announces Arts Grant Recipients and Additional Funding

Danvers, MA — Essex County Community Foundation announced today that it is once again processing grant applications to the Essex County Artist Fund and the Essex County Creative Nonprofit Resiliency Grant Program. The funds, established in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, are part of ECCF’s Creative County Initiative (CCI) to support Essex County’s creative ecosystem

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    Danvers, Massachusetts 01923