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Associate Director, Arts Services Initiative of Western New York Grants Coordinator

Erie County Focused WORKSHOP: Rules & Regulations of Your Board

Erie County Funded Focused WORKSHOP: Rules & Regulations of Your Board featuring highlights of the NonProfit Revitalization Act, ByLaws including WhistleBlower Policy, and Explanation of Committees of the Board and Corporation Attendance is Encouraged from all Erie County organization – Please RSVP at or call 716.362.8389 x512 Wednesday, November 15 – 5:30PM (registration), 6PM [...]


Bonerama Sunday, November 5, 2017 6PM Doors  Buffalo Iron Works Tickets available HERE. Formed in New Orleans in 1998, by trombone players Mark Mullins and Craig Klein (who from 1990-2006, were also members of Harry Connick Jr.'s big band), Bonerama bills itself as a brass/funk/rock band but Bonerama is much more than that. Bonerama is [...]

Workshop: Increasing Accessibility at Cultural Venues & Events

Tuesday, October 10 - 5:30PM Smith Theater at Shea's, 646 Main Street, Buffalo You are invited to a free professional development workshop on making your arts and cultural venue and events more accessible to all. Did you know you could make your art gallery accessible for the visually impaired, or your musical production more accessible [...]

ASI Offers Bookkeeping and Fiscal Sponsorship Services

ASI Offers Financial Support Services For Organizations and Artists Two Services We Offer - Bookkeeping Services We can organize your financial records and assist with budgeting needs. This service is intended for “regular, on-going basis” financial assistance and is not a project based service (think of general organizational budget versus a one-time event budget). Intended [...]

WORKSHOP: Extending Your Art Career

Saturday, October 21 - 1PM Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center (341 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo) SPACE IS LIMITED - Please RSVP at or call 716.362.8389 x512 During the first part of this workshop, presenters will describe and discuss the format and content for effective artist resumes and artistic work samples. This presentation is ideal for artists [...]

WORKSHOP: Know Your Rights as an Artist

Friday, September 8 - 6PM Castellani Art Museum (Niagara University, 7 Varsity Drive, Niagara University) Professional Development Workshop for Traditional Artists ** This workshop will be especially essential for artists and art groups who work in Traditional Arts and Folklore Arts. Translators can be available upon request.** This free workshop is brought to you by Arts [...]

WORKSHOP: Enhancing the Member & Subscriber Experience

Tues, July 18 - 6 -7:30pm Buffalo Museum of Science (Cummings Room)  Materials: Buffalo Bills Enhancing the Member Experience One Sheet Buffalo Bills Club Seat Pamphlet Buffalo Bills Season Ticket Pamphlet   This session featured tips, information, and advice on how to increase, revamp, or renew your member services and how you establish and maintain a [...]

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