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One Percent for Culture on Inside City Hall

2.21.2014

On NY1's Inside City Hall: Arts Advocates Talk Financing, Post-Bloomberg with Heather Woodfield of One Percent for Culture, Tarama Greenfield of Fourth Arts Block, and Lynn Kelly of Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden

Statement On Election of Melissa Mark-Viverito to Speaker of the New York City Council

1.8.2014

Statement from Heather Woodfield, Executive Director, One Percent for Culture and John Calvelli, Chairman, One percent for Culture Steering Committee on Election of Melissa Mark-Viverito to Speaker of the New York City Council: "On behalf of One Percent for Culture, a coalition which includes 559 organizational and business partners, 61 prominent culture advocates on the campaigns Advisory Council, and more than 25,000 supporters, we congratulate Council Member Mark-Viverito on her election to City Council Speaker."

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Statement from John F. Calvelli, Chair, One Percent for Culture Steering Committee

11.6.2013

On behalf of One Percent for Culture, which includes a coalition of 553 organizational and business partners, 60 prominent culture advocates on the campaigns Advisory Council, and more than 25,000 supporters, I congratulate the winners of the New York City general election.

Statement from John F. Calvelli, Chair, One Percent for Culture Steering Committee

9.18.2013

On behalf of One Percent for Culture, which includes a coalition of 544 organizational and business partners, 59 prominent culture advocates on the campaigns Advisory Council, and more than 25,000 supporters, I congratulate the winners of the New York City primary election.

With 31 New York City Council candidates currently signed on to the campaign, and several candidates running unopposed, more than 50 percent of all New York City Council members will support One Percent for Culture following the general election.

One Percent for Culture Campaign Celebrates Third Anniversary at West Indian American Day Parade

9.2.2013

Campaign launched at West Indian American Day Parade in 1010 and has seen incredible growth and support

Candidates in 30 city council districts and all five boroughs support One Percent for Culture

Nearly 30% of all candidates filed to run for city office support One Percent for Culture

Campaign seeks to generate support for an increase in the citys financial commitment to cultural organizations in the five New York City boroughs

Coalition grows to 544 organizational and business partners

One Percent for Culture Campaign Welcomes State Senator José M. Serrano As Newest Member of its Advisory Council

8.22.2013

Sixty-seven candidates for city office now support One Percent for Culture

All candidates running for City Council seats in six districts support One Percent for Culture

Campaign seeks to generate support for an increase in the citys financial commitment to cultural organizations in the five New York City boroughs

Coalition grows to 544 organizational and business partners

20130731150354.jpg Mayoral Candidates Vow To Restore Arts Education Funding At Citywide Arts, Education And Culture Forum

7.31.2013

Teachers College, Columbia University, Young Audiences New York (YANY), and One Percent for Culture hosted The Future of Education, Arts and Culture in New York City: A Conversation with the Mayoral Candidates and New Yorkers of All Ages on Tuesday, July 30 at the Joyce Berger Cowin Center at Teachers College. Kurt Andersen, the host and co-creator of Studio 360 on Public Radio and Leonard Lopate, host of WNYCs The Leonard Lopate Show, served as moderators for the event.

Teachers College, Young Audiences New York, and One Percent for Culture Present: A Mayoral Forum on Education, Arts, and Culture

7.25.2013

The Future of Education, Arts, and Culture in New York City: A Conversation with the Mayoral Candidates and New Yorkers of all Ages

Moderated by Public Radios Kurt Andersen and Leonard Lopate

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 6:00 p.m.
The Joyce Berger Cowin Center at Teachers College, Columbia University

One Percent for Culture Campaign Kicks Into High Gear With Support from Celebrity Advocates Including Sigourney Weaver, Laurie Anderson, John Turturro, Annabella Sciorra, Hakeem Nicks, and More

7.12.2013

Campaign seeks to generate support for an increase in the citys financial commitment to cultural organizations in the five New York City boroughs

Coalition at 531 organizational and business partners

Councilman Brad Lander of Brooklyn Announces Support For The One Percent For Culture Campaign

4.25.2013

Councilman Brad Lander, District 39, Brooklyn, announced his support for the One Percent for Culture Campaign, further strengthening the growing coalition to increase funding for New York Citys cultural community.

One Percent for Culture Coalition Continues to Build Momentum

3.22.2013

The One Percent for Culture campaign welcomes the support of the 28 new coalition partners that have joined the campaign since Feb 21.

Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer Announces Support For The One Percent For Culture Campaign

1.8.2013

Councilman Van Bramer joins the growing coalition of cultural, business, civic leaders and artists seeking to generate support for an increase in the citys financial commitment to the 1,200+ cultural organizations in the five New York City boroughs

One Percent for Culture Becomes a Partner Project Of the Fund for the City of New York

9.1.2011

One Percent for Culture has more than 100 coalition members and has generated more than 12,000 appeal signatures from supporters across New York City

New York City’s Non-Profit Cultural Organizations Launch One Percent for Culture Campaign

9.7.2010

Campaign will build city-wide coalition to educate New Yorkers about the economic and educational value of culture while investing in the future