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A Recap about CNY Arts Proposal for Arts and Entertainment Districts

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Recapping our efforts to create FIVE unique arts and entertainment districts in Central New York. Cities involved were" Syracuse, Auburn, Cortland, Oswego, and Oneida.

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2020 Wrap Up and a Look Forward


CNY Arts' Executive Director, Stephen Butler reflects on 2020 and the impact of the pandemic across the arts and cultural sector. While challenges remain, "We can see a light—more than one actually—at the end of the tunnel! ...we have many reasons for hope!"

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Thank You Letter to the Community

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Because of the community’s support, over $200,000 in COVID Impact grants will have been awarded to 74 arts agencies and artists by the end of December!  Much of this has already been distributed, making an immediate impact in the arts community. 

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