Imani Village 10

Could these new homes break the cycle of poverty?

Charlie Megginson Government, Headlines

Shortly after single mother of two Alison Mendez moved into northeast Wilmington’s Riverside neighborhood five years ago, there was a shooting right behind her home. “It scared me and my kids,” Mendez said. “But today, it’s changed.” She spoke before a crowd of some 300 community members, among them leaders in government, business, nonprofit, and philanthropy. They gathered in Riverside …

Redding Consortium focuses proposed funding on early childhood services

Jarek Rutz Education, Headlines

  New state funding will allow Redding Consortium to help schools create more early childhood seats, services   Last year, the Redding Consortium for Educational Equality wasn’t included in the governor’s budget recommendations for this year. But they are for fiscal year 2023, which starts July 1.  Gov. John Carney plans to allocate $12.8 million to the consortium, which co-chair …

Arts E-News – February 2022

Betsy Price Arts E-News, arts grants, Arts Spotlight, Culture, Delaware State Employee Art Exhibition, Division of the Arts, mezzanine gallery, National Arts Program, RSS

  The February 2022 issue of Arts E-News features the announcement of the 2022 Poetry Out Loud Delaware state competition finalists and a reminder about the opening of the FY2023 grant applications for all Division grants with a March 1, 2022 deadline. There is also information about the upcoming 11th Annual Delaware State Employee Art Exhibition and the Do More …

ACG 20212 BlackOpry web rev00 300x169 1

Arts Spotlight – February 2022

Betsy Price Arts Spotlight, Culture, Division of the Arts, RSS

  Each month we feature arts and community-based organizations and their programs and projects funded by the Delaware Division of the Arts in our Arts Spotlight which will be included on our monthly e-newsletter, Arts E-News and online. If you haven’t signed up yet for Arts E-News, please do so here. Funding for Division of the Arts grants is provided …