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826 Seattle is all about young writers

826 Seattle is all about young writers

826 Seattle is one of the many organizations in King County that support young people with programs focusing on learning and experience. We are proud to help fund 826 Seattle through our Sustained Support program. Guest Alicia Craven  shares a little about the organization and their upcoming programs. 826 Seattle is a nonprofit youth writing,...
Transported in Time to the Bors Hede Inn

Transported in Time to the Bors Hede Inn

Through the On-Site Review program, 4Culture evaluates arts and heritage organizations who receive Sustained Support funding. On-Site Reviewers attend events produced or presented by recipients and write up short reviews, which give the adjudicating Sustained Support panelists a patron’s-eye-view of each organization.  Each month, the 4Culture blog presents excerpts from these reviews.  This month’s review is...
Wing Luke doesn't stop at its front door

Wing Luke doesn’t stop at its front door

Through the On-Site Review program, 4Culture evaluates arts and heritage organizations who receive Sustained Support funding. On-Site Reviewers attend events produced or presented by recipients and write up short reviews, which give the adjudicating Sustained Support panelists a patron’s-eye-view of each organization.  Each month, the 4Culture blog presents excerpts from these reviews.  This month’s review is...
Remember Those They Hurt

Remember Those They Hurt

Through the On-Site Review program, 4Culture evaluates arts and heritage organizations who receive Sustained Support funding. On-Site Reviewers attend events produced or presented by recipients and write up short reviews, which give the adjudicating Sustained Support panelists a patron’s-eye-view of each organization.  Each month, the 4Culture blog presents excerpts from these reviews.  This month’s review is...
Another FIRST for Historic Preservation in King County

Another FIRST for Historic Preservation in King County

Announcing 4Culture’s Inaugural Preservation Sustained Support Awardees This week the 4Culture Board formally approved funding for preservation-based organizations from around King County. Arts and Heritage groups countywide have long benefitted from 4Culture’s Sustained Support funding, which provides a predictable level of annual revenue for operations.  Now for the first time, non-profits, public development authorities, and...
Wood Decks and Steel Hulls

Wood Decks and Steel Hulls

Through the On-Site Review program, 4Culture evaluates arts and heritage organizations who receive Sustained Support funding. On-Site Reviewers attend events produced or presented by recipients and write up short reviews, which give the adjudicating Sustained Support panelists a patron’s-eye-view of each organization.  Each month, the 4Culture blog presents excerpts from these reviews.  This month’s review is...
A Season of Holiday Shows

A Season of Holiday Shows

From the hundreds of arts organizations, groups, and individual artists that receive support from 4Culture, we have compiled this list of upcoming Holiday events taking place across King County. ACT – presents two special holiday productions:  “A Christmas Carol”  in the Allen Theatre (11/29 – 12/29); and “Ham for the Holidays: Close Encounters of the Pork...
From the Lightest Pianissimo to Roaring Fortissimo!

From the Lightest Pianissimo to Roaring Fortissimo!

Through the On-Site Review program, 4Culture evaluates arts and heritage organizations who receive Sustained Support funding. On-Site Reviewers attend events produced or presented by recipients and write up short reviews, which give the adjudicating Sustained Support panelists a patron’s-eye-view of each organization.  Each month, the 4Culture blog presents excerpts from these reviews.  This month’s review is...
Living Up to Its Name

Living Up to Its Name

Through the On-Site Review program, 4Culture evaluates arts and heritage organizations who receive Sustained Support funding. On-Site Reviewers attend events produced or presented by recipients and write up short reviews, which give the adjudicating Sustained Support panelists a patron’s-eye-view of each organization.  Each month, the 4Culture blog presents excerpts from these reviews.  This month’s review is...

Enrolled in StEPs?

These online AASLH Online Training course and webinars are designed to help institutions achieve standards and performance indicators as part of AASLH’s StEPs Program: The Basics of Archives   October 21 – November 15, 2013 Proceed at your own pace through this online workshop covering the basics of archive management and practices. Project Management for History...
Innovation at MOHAI

Innovation at MOHAI

A Destination Industry site Happening in October at MOHAI: Grand opening of the all-new Bezos Center for Innovation, an exciting new area where visitors explore the powerful story of innovation in Seattle, and young people discover the creative genius within themselves. Featuring interactive experiences and special insights from some of Seattle’s leading-edge innovators, this is...
New Exhibit: Bases As Bridges

New Exhibit: Bases As Bridges

News from a Heritage Sustained Support recipient The Northwest Nikkei Museum proudly presents, Bases As Bridges: Baseball From Japan To Washington, a new exhibit commemorating the significance of baseball in the history of Japanese communities. “The seeds of Japanese American baseball were planted by the first generation of Japanese immigrants to the United States. Baseball...