Month: August 2019



Monday Motivation | Rehearse Your Pitch

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week When meeting a new contact at a networking event, you may have very little time to make a good impression. Make sure to practice talking about yourself as a professional in a concise manner. That means, create a pitch for yourself! Introduce who you…

Apply Now | Expand Your Fundraising Capacity and Resources with NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship

Our next no-fee application deadline is September 30, 2019. New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) supports artists across disciplines by providing resources to help you develop creative projects, build organizations, and craft sustainable careers. We know that fundraising is critical to making your work, building your audience, and growing your career. NYFA’s Fiscal Sponsorship…

Conversations | Rica Takashima and Christine Yearwood’s “One Stop Family Pop Up”

The Fiscally Sponsored project celebrates maternal health at public events throughout New York City. Visual artist Rica Takashima and Christine Yearwood, UP-STAND CEO/Founder, have teamed up to bring awareness to the maternal experience through their One Stop Family Pop Up, which is Fiscally Sponsored by New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA). A social practice arts project, the mobile…

Introducing | Playwright and Screenwriter Celeste Yim Receives 2019 Canadian Women Artists’ Award

Award offered by NYFA with funding from the Canadian Women’s Club of New York. The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) has announced playwright and screenwriter Celeste Yim as its 2019 Canadian Women Artists’ Award recipient. The $5,000 award is supported by funding granted to NYFA by the Canadian Women’s Club (CWC) of New…