Culver CIty Cultural Affairs Foundation Launches Fundraising Campaign

This year the state eliminated all redevelopment agencies in California including the Culver City Redevelopment Agency, which funded free cultural affairs event programs such as:

  • Culver City Music Festival, the annual summer concert series outdoors in front of city hall
  • Made in Culver City, movie screenings that celebrated the classic films that were produced in Culver CIty. Last September, they screened the Spencer Tracy version of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.
  • Music in the Chambers, classical concert programs performed in the Culver City Council meeting chambers. This March,they presented a free string quartet performance featuring members of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, including music by Anton Webern, Ludwig Van Beethoven and others.
  • Other cultural programs, such as Speak Easy, an evening of spoken word and live electronic music featuring performance art icon Rachel Rosenthal, last November.

WIth the elimination of the Redevelopment Agency, such arts programming is in serious danger of being completely eliminated, so the Cultural Affairs Foundation is asking for help to Keep the Arts Alive in Culver City!

Go HERE to donate.

Your donation can be unrestricted or made specifically to support one of the programs lost due to the elimination of the Culver City Redevelopment Agency. A portion of all donations will go to offset administrative costs.

Views: 57

Comment

You need to be a member of Culver City Times to add comments!

Join Culver City Times

The Culver City Times is the news and social network for Culver City.  Stay informed.  Join now!

      • Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Got video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.

Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

For daily updates

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Latest Activity

Scott C posted a blog post
13 hours ago
justchill posted blog posts
yesterday
Melissa Franklin posted blog posts
yesterday
Donald Shapiro posted a photo
yesterday
Joan Mead posted an event

Aerostructures Workshop at Culver City Julian Dixon Library

June 8, 2016 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
yesterday
Lucy Pollak's 2 events were featured
yesterday
Monette Borigsay's event was featured
Thumbnail

The Help Group's After School Program at The Help Group West

April 4, 2016 at 4pm to May 27, 2016 at 5:15pm
yesterday
Scupine's blog post was featured
Wednesday

© 2016   Created by Culver City Times.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service