Katharine DeShaw, Executive Director USA Projects Microphilanthropy for Artists, visits Broward County
United States Artists (USA) is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to investing in America's finest artists and to illuminating the value of artists to society. USA Projects is the first microphilanthropy site dedicated exclusively to artists living and working in the United States, where anyone can discover original projects from some of today’s most innovative artists and make tax-deductible donations to support their work. With a funding success rate of 75 percent, USA Projects has raised more than $1.84 million in funded projects thanks to the pledges of more than 12,800 unique donors, who have helped hundreds of artists realize original projects with funding goals ranging from $2,500 to $50,000.
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
6 - 7 pm
Lauderhill Arts Center,
5450 NW19th Street in Lauderhill,
FL 33313 (Central Broward)
Lecture/talk with question and answer