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power2give Tops $100K in its First Month!
ArtsFund is thrilled to announce that as of November 1, 2013, the one month anniversary of power2give.org/PugetSound, the site has generated $104,271 in new funds for the region’s arts and cultural sector!! 415 donations have been received, all matched 100%, and the site has had 4319 unique site visits and is growing daily. In addition, in this first month alone, 13 projects have reached their funding goals and new projects continue to be posted.
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WEEK ONE OF POWER2GIVE/PUGETSOUND BRINGS $55,492 IN NEW FUNDS TO THE REGION’S ARTS AND CULTURE SECTOR
Since the October 1, 2013 launch of power2give.org/PugetSound, presented by ArtsFund, more than 215 donors have contributed via the site for a total of $27,746 in online donations. Adding the 1:1 match, the launch week total is $55,492 in new funds invested in the region’s arts and culture sector. Of the 36 projects posted on launch date, six projects reached their funding goals within the first week: Jet City Improv, Seattle Children’s Theatre, Seattle JazzEd, Seattle Music Partners, Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra, and SIFF. Visit power2give.org/PugetSound for active & completed projects and to be a part of #p2g.
Select press coverage can be found at the Seattle Met and Seattle Times.
ArtsFund's vision is a community with a dynamic and world-class arts and cultural sector where the arts are accessible to all and valued as a central and critical component to a healthy society.
left: Roy Lichtenstein: Prints 1956-1997. Opening celebration at the Henry Art Gallery, February 24, 2006.
right: Tacoma Symphony photo by Dane Gregory Meyer.