SoCoCulture Opportunities

Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium call for glass artists

Metro Parks Tacoma Application deadline: 3/6/2017, 11:59 PM Metro Parks Tacoma is seeking an artist or artist team to create a unique, suspended glass artwork that is inspired by jellyfish. The artwork will be permanently displayed in the Social Action Gallery of the... Read more...

Museum director opening

Greater Kent Historical Society Application deadline: 3/24/2017 Nature of Work This is a professional and administrative position in the management and operations of a historical museum. It requires the supervision of staff, volunteers and contractors; the management... Read more...

Kent Creates artist call for creative work on ‘home’

Kent Arts Commission Through 3/31/2017 The Kent Arts Commission has launched Kent Creates – a new web platform for sharing art, culture, and creative endeavors – and is seeking creative work of all kinds around the theme of “home” for an exhibit that runs January 23... Read more...

Art Projects funding

4Culture Application deadline: 3/1/2017 Art Projects seeks to enhance the cultural life of King County by providing grant funds for arts projects. We fund artists and small arts groups, working in all creative disciplines including music, media, dance, theater,... Read more...

Bach in the Subways

Dates: 3/18-21/2017 There are four core elements to a Bach in the Subways performance: The music of J.S. Bach is performed anywhere, any time. The performance is open & accessible to all – a musical gift for anyone who wants to hear it. No admission fee is... Read more...

Heritage Projects funding

4Culture Application deadline: 3/8/2017, 5 PM 4Culture’s Heritage Projects funding program promotes the identification, documentation, exhibition and interpretation of historic and cultural materials pertaining to the heritage of King County, Washington.... Read more...

World Citizen student essay contest

World Affairs Council Deadline extended to: 3/10/2017, midnight  The United Nations has declared 2017 as The International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development—now is your chance to engage as a Sustainable Traveler! The prompt: You have won an all-expenses-paid... Read more...

Preservation Special Projects funding

4Culture Application deadline: 3/8/2017, 5 PM The Preservation Special Projects program offers funding for neighborhood survey/inventory, landmark registration, project planning, research, advocacy efforts and more. We encourage projects that highlight historic places... Read more...

Federal Way Harmony Kings rehearsals

Men of all ages who love to sing are invited to be a part of the Barbershop Harmony Society’s mission of preserving and encouraging barbershop quartet singing in America – attend a Harmony Kings rehearsal to learn more! Rehearsals are every Tuesday, 7:30... Read more...

Cultural facilities funding

4Culture Application deadline: 2/22/2017 This program makes it possible for cultural organizations throughout King County to buy, build, and renovate their spaces. Arts- and heritage-based organizations are eligible, as are cities, universities and social service... Read more...

Community 4Culture

4Culture Rolling deadline, beginning 9/2016 Community 4Culture is a new grant program that aims to sustain an arts and cultural community reflective of King County’s diverse populations, and seeks to connect with groups and communities that 4Culture has not been... Read more...

Artist display space – Carco Theatre

Carco Theatre Ongoing review The Carco Theatre in Renton invites professional or amateur artists working in a variety of media to apply for consideration for the Carco Theatre Lobby art display. Local artists’ exhibits are scheduled for six week periods. The Lobby has... Read more...

Open 4Culture

4Culture Deadline: six weeks before public event 4Culture recognizes a need for an entry point into 4Culture’s funding opportunities. Open 4Culture provides awards of up to $1,500 for projects that are created by or for underserved communities of King County, and are... Read more...

Free legal services to non-profit organizations

Washington Attorneys Assisting Community Organizations WAACO provides free legal services to nonprofit organizations on their business transactional legal issues and can help your organization if you need legal help. Here are some examples of the legal work they can... Read more...

Free to SoCo members – organizational assessment

EntrePre Arts EntrePre Arts Consulting provides services in nonprofit board development, enterprise management, revenue strategies and engagement strategies for non-profit arts organizations facing opportunities for growth. Anna Brodie and Nancy Gosen are offering... Read more...

Kent’s Give Me Culture grants

Kent Arts Commission Year-round This new funding program will be directed to projects that serve the general public in Kent. Give Me Culture Grants are small, flexible grants available to individuals, organizations, and community groups. The Give Me Culture program is... Read more...

Free management strategy consultation

Free Consultation on Good Management Strategies for Cultural Organizations. This offer is exclusive to SoCoCulture members only. Marcia Holland, CAE, CEO, of Outcomes Unlimited, LLC, and a member of the SoCoCulture leadership team, is offering free, two-hour... Read more...