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March 2014

Press Releases
3.6.14
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(Boston, MA) Lawrence J. Simpson, board chair of the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA), announced that executive director Rebecca Blunk has stepped down as of March 1, 2014, for health and personal reasons. A national...Read more »
Press Releases
3.6.14
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(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts announced that Deidra Montgomery has joined the organization as a development associate. Most recently, Deidra worked as a paralegal for Sherin & Lodgen LLP in Boston...Read more »

January 2014

Press Releases
1.30.14
(Boston, MA) Lawrence J. Simpson, board chair of the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA), announced the appointment of two new board members: Amy Zell Ellsworth of Belmont, Massachusetts, and Elizabeth Theobald Richards of Montclair, New Jersey. [scald=1462:sdl_editor_representation {"...Read more »
Press Releases
1.23.14
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts announced receipt of $5.2 million in grants over three years from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation to support the National Dance Project. NEFA launched the National Dance Project in 1996 to encourage the creation of new dance work to share...Read more »
Press Releases
1.21.14
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(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) announces the launch of CreativeGround, a web-based directory spotlighting the creative people and places that make up New England's creative sector. CreativeGround...Read more »
Press Releases
1.15.14
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts announced that Meena Malik has joined the organization as a program coordinator for the National Theater Project. Before joining NEFA, Meena managed all aspects of the 35-member Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston, including operations,...Read more »

November 2013

Press Releases
11.25.13
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(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) announced a $130,000 award from the Robert Sterling Clark Foundation in support of season two of Center Stage SM , a cultural exchange initiative of the U.S. Department...Read more »
Press Releases
11.14.13
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) has awarded $522,000 through the National Dance Project (NDP) funds to support production residencies and touring of contemporary dance companies in 2014-15. NEFA’s National Dance Project fuels the creation of new dance works and...Read more »

September 2013

Press Releases
9.9.13
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he New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) announced the appointment of Lawrence J. Simpson, Ph.D. as Chair of the Board of Directors. A member of NEFA’s Board since 2006, Larry Simpson is senior vice...Read more »

August 2013

Press Releases
8.22.13
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Art's Native Arts program is proud to partner with the Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center to present Native New England Now: Celebrating Six Years of NEFA’s Native Arts Program . The exhibit will celebrate the artistic vitality of...Read more »

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