14 Sep TD Arts Diversity Award
The UforChange team is more than overwhelmed to hear that we are one of five finalists for the 2016 TD Arts Diversity Award, administered by Neighbourhood Arts Network.
“This $10,000 cash prize celebrates arts organizations making a significant contribution by working collaboratively with culturally diverse communities, youth and community groups on arts projects or programs in Toronto.”
We are very excited to be a finalist with other change-making organizations which include: The Arts Gallery of York University (AGYU), imagineNATIVE, Regent Park Film Festival and Remix Project.
We can’t wait to find out the winner on Wednesday September 21, 2016!
“Neighbourhood Arts Network is a strategic initiative of Toronto Arts Foundation. With over 1,500 members to date, we create online resources, partnerships and professional development events that help community engaged artists and organizations do what they do best: enrich Toronto and transform it into a more vibrant and livable city.”
Toronto Arts Foundation, a charitable organization, provides the opportunity for individuals, private and public foundations, corporations and government agencies to invest in and strengthen the arts in Toronto. We are powered by a vision: Creative City: Block by Block, a commitment to connect every Toronto neighbourhood to the transformative social and economic benefits of the arts. Through sponsorships, legacy gifts and donations to our Creative City Funds, Toronto Arts Foundation gives voice to the arts, shines the spotlight on Toronto’s exceptional talent, and connects communities to the arts. To learn more about the Toronto Arts Foundation, please visit our website at www.torontoartsfoundation.org.