CREATIVE INTERVENTIONIST FELLOWSHIP

Our Fellowship Program identifies and catalyzes passionate neighborhood residents to discover their leadership and co-create what they want to see in their communities.

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The program provides each Fellow with an artist stipend, guides, resources and tools to reimagine their neighborhood with powerful acts of culture and also access to a valuable national network of peers and mentors.

Fellows:

  • Carry out their project in a specific neighborhood where they are familiar with the challenges and opportunities that exist

  • Collaborate with neighborhood residents and existing local organizations in that neighborhood

  • Propel co-creative action at neighborhood scale in partnership with community leaders, local organizations and residents

  • Create projects that present equitable, sustainable and generative opportunities for communities


2018 CREATIVE INTERVENTIONIST FELLOWS


2017 FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

4 CITIES // 16 FELLOWS // 48 LOCAL PARTNERSHIPS // 0VER 7,000 RESIDENTS ENGAGED // OVER $66,000 T0 LOCAL ARTISTS

I loved the creative aspect of getting involved with people, instead of just a march or protest, we are spreading love. Our interventions get people to think, interact with each other, and recognize issues in the community.
— Dray, 2017 Akron League Fellow
The convening was my highlight. For a few days I really did feel less alone in this work: big things felt possible together.
— Rebecca, 2017 Charlotte League Fellow