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Denver Arts and Venues’ Denver Music Advancement Fund Awarding $80,000 to Support Denver’s Music

Take Note Colorado partner, Denver Arts and Venues, Denver Arts and Venues logothrough their Denver Music Advancement Fund, will provide $80,000, up to $7,500 per grant, to support Denver’s music ecosystem, including musicians and leaders in businesses, government, nonprofits, and educational institutions to advance music-centric initiatives that advance music through the following core areas:

  • Integration – Increase creative activities and participation in daily life
  • Amplification – Celebrate history, emerging art forms and maximizing partnerships beyond Denver
  • Accessibility – Achieve inclusivity of cultural offerings for all
  • Lifelong Learning – Increase exposure, appreciation and participation through lifelong education
  • Nurturing Local Talent – Cultivate and build Denver’s diverse creative professionals
  • Economic Vitality – Fuel creatives as an essential component of Denver’s thriving economy
  • Collective Leadership – Lead cultural development through shared commitment, resources and cross-sector partnerships

Proposals are due August 10, 2018. Read more about the submission process, eligibility and more, as well as download the application at http://bit.ly/denvermusicadvancementfund

Launched in 2018 the Denver Music Advancement Fund will be piloted over the next three years with investment from Arts & Venues to demonstrate long-term financial and partnership opportunities to ensure that music continues to drive economic vibrancy, create a more resilient and connected city, and catalyze reinvestment in the community.