Engage 2020 Innovation Grants Workshop
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 from 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM (EDT)
Join the staff of The Philadelphia Foundation and the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance to learn more about consumer engagement trends in Greater Philadelphia and the process by which organizations can apply to fund the implementation of innovative marketing plans.
This workshop will be broken down into two parts: The first half will cover Research into Action: Pathways to New Opportunities, a new report from the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, which highlights two years of cutting edge, timely market research by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance and others on consumer cultural engagement. The second portion will cover The Engage 2020 Innovation Grants Program, which challenges Greater Philadelphia's arts organizations to dramatically increase cultural participation through compelling and strategic marketing projects that capitalize on the key findings of Research into Action.
Attendance of key project/marketing staff is required in order to be eligible to apply for the Engage 2020 Innovation Grant.
Organizations may register online for any of the four workshops.
The Engage 2020 Innovation Grants Program is supported by The Wallace Foundation and The Philadelphia Foundation and is a program of the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance's research and marketing initiative. Engage 2020. Engage 2020 is sponsored by a lead grant from The Pew Charitable Trusts, with additional support from The Wallace Foundation and The Philadelphia Foundation.
When & Where
The Philadelphia Foundation & The Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance
The Philadelphia Foundation
The Philadelphia Foundation, a public charity, is Southeastern Pennsylvania’s leading center for community philanthropic engagement and is committed to improving the quality of life in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties through funds established by its donors. The mission of The Philadelphia Foundation is as vital now as it was in 1918 when it was first established. Today, with more than $325 million in charitable assets under management, The Philadelphia Foundation continues to help donors harness their generosity and vision by providing tools, knowledge and financial stewardship directed to maximize the strategic impact of charitable contributions. Grants from more than 750 charitable funds strengthen the effectiveness of nonprofits and support programs that are vital to the people of this region.
The Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance
The Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance is committed to making Greater Philadelphia one of the foremost creative regions in the world.