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June 2017

Press Releases
6.26.17
(Boston, MA – June 23, 2017) The New England Foundation for the Arts announces the appointment of two new members of NEFA’s Board of Directors and recognizes three members retiring from the board in 2017. “We are truly honored that Christal Brown and John Henry have agreed to...Read more »
Press Releases
6.16.17
The New England Foundation for the Arts presented its Creative Economy Awards on June 10 as part of the New England-wide Creative Communities Exchange held in New London, CT. Two awards - one to an organization and another for a specific project - were presented along with a $2,500 each...Read more »
Press Releases
6.8.17
BOSTON -- A new report released today titled The Jobs in New England's Creative Economy and Why They Matter from the New England Foundation for the Arts has found that workers in the region’s creative sector earn more than $17 billion per year and are a bigger slice of the regional economy...Read more »

May 2017

Press Releases
5.5.17
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts has made grants totaling $326,134 to artists and nonprofit organizations that support culture in communities across New England. These grants support public presentations and engagement activities, and reach all six New England states, impacting...Read more »

April 2017

Press Releases
4.13.17
Creative City Has Thus Far Funded 33 Projects, Granting $318,500 in Allston, Chinatown, Dorchester, East Boston, Jamaica Plain, Mission Hill, Roxbury, and South End Email for interviews, high resolutions, and more information. [Boston, MA] The New England Foundation for the Arts announces the...Read more »
Press Releases
4.8.17
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts is pleased to announce a three-year $3,770,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to continue the work of the National Theater Project. The National Theater Project (NTP) promotes the development and touring of artist-led, ensemble, and...Read more »

March 2017

Press Releases
3.15.17
(Boston, MA – March 14, 2017) The New England Foundation for the Arts announced that Abby Southwell has joined the organization as Salesforce and IT Administrator.Read more »
Press Releases
3.1.17
CONTACT: Ami Bennitt | Motor Media | 617.797.8267 (FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Boston, MA) HowlRound, a knowledge commons by and for the theatre community, and the New England Foundation for the Arts will host a special convening of key stakeholders from the arts, healthcare, and military communities...Read more »

February 2017

Press Releases
2.1.17
(New London, CT) The New England Foundation for the Arts has opened registration for its 2017 Creative Communities Exchange (CCX 2017), to be held in New London, Connecticut June 8-9, 2017, with local host, the Southeastern Connecticut Cultural Coalition. CCX 2017 will gather New England leaders...Read more »

January 2017

Press Releases
1.6.17
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts announced a series of program design changes to the National Dance Project. These design changes are supported in part by a two-year renewed grant of $3,629,400 from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. National Dance Project (NDP) will increase...Read more »

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