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Friday, April 12, 2013
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ELSEWHERE PLANS A PICNIC, CALLING FOR STORY PROJECT PROPOSALS

Elsewhere is partnering with Greensboro Participatory Budgeting to hold PICNICPartners In City, Neighbors In Community, a public supper on May 3, 2013 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm at Elsewhere. Neighbors dine together and give together. Picnic-goers pay $5-$20 (sliding scale) and enjoy a locally-sourced meal, beverage, and an opportunity to vote on and fund a worthy project. The winning proposal, voted on by attendees, will receive the proceeds of the dinner right then and there!

PICNIC is seeded by a grant from Building Stronger Neighborhoods

PROPOSE A STORY PROJECT

Have a story project? Propose it!

We are seeking proposals from Greensboro-based individuals, non-profits, small businesses, and downtown neighbors that wish to fund – seed, support, or expand – a story project. Stories are inherently about places, people, and the things that make up our everyday world. Tell us how your project helps tell, collect, listen to, and share stories that transform and illuminate our world?

Online applications are due April 29.
Apply now at www.goelsewhere.org/picnic

ATTEND PICNIC

First Friday, May 3 at Elsewhere
Dinner @ 6:00pm / Presentations @ 7:00pm / Voting @ 8:00pm


BECOME A MEMBER

This month every membership is matched dollar for dollar. 
Double the value of your membership, support the story, join today!
ABOUT BUILDING STRONGER NEIGHBORHOODS
Through grantmaking and neighborhood development, Building Stronger Neighborhoods supports Greensboro neighborhoods as they mobilize assets to enhance the community's quality of life.

ABOUT GREENSBORO PARTICIPATORY BUDGETING
Participatory Budgeting givesordinary people real decision-making power over real money in order to make their city a better place to live.

ABOUT ELSEWHERE
Elsewhere is an artist-run, non-profit contemporary art organization, set in a former thrift store in downtown Greensboro, NC. Utilizing the massive 58-year inventory, Elsewhere’s environment of art and everyday objects invokes new modes for creative response, living, doing, and exchanging in our downtown neighborhood and across the world.
Elsewhere is funded in part by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, The National Endowment for the Arts, The North Carolina Arts Council, the United Arts Council of Greater Greensboro, the Future Fund of the Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro, the Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation, the Kresge Foundation, Tannenbaum Sternberger Foundation, Guilford Green Foundation, the Harpo Foundation & friends like you.
    
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