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We support established Creative Placemaking practitioners that work in disinvested communities and seek to improve the bedrock conditions of low income people.
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We believe that sharing lessons about how and when Creative Placemaking contributes to comprehensive community development is crucial to the arts and community development fields.
To apply or review an existing application, visit The Kresge Foundation Fluxx portal.
First-time visitors will be required to create an account. In addition, Fluxx is configured to work optimally in Google Chrome browser, which should be installed before you access the portal.
Instructions for creating an account and for installing the Google Chrome browser are available in “Fluxx Portal Instructions and Helpful Tips” found in the Library section of this website. That document also is available once you enter the portal for easy reference.
Below are eligibility requirements for Arts & Culture Program grant opportunities. In certain situations, criteria are added for specific grant opportunities.
Who is eligible?
Who is ineligible?
We welcome proposals from organizations that:
Lack traditional investors, but have secured some public or philanthropic investments to support other elements of community revitalization.
Demonstrate success in pursuing creative placemaking strategies.
Show support for the creative placemaking effort from multiple sectors.
We accept and review these proposals on an ongoing basis. There is no deadline.