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Highlighting the latest SouthCoast Community Foundation news, including grantee and donor spotlights and important happenings in the South Coast community and across Massachusetts.
Creative SouthCoast Blog

Creative SouthCoast Blog

Welcome to our new monthly blog, where we plan to highlight the resources the Community Foundation is providing to advance arts and culture in the South Coast region. First, a bit of background: Four years ago, the SouthCoast Community Foundation was selected as one...

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Impact Profile: New Bedford Art Museum/Artworks!

Impact Profile: New Bedford Art Museum/Artworks!

“I constantly have these moments of pride for not just what this organization does but what art can do for humanity.” -Ashley Occhino, Executive Director, New Bedford Art Museum/Artworks!   Ashley Occhino’s words resonant because we firmly believe that the arts...

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Fall River – A Case Study for Supporting the Arts

Fall River – A Case Study for Supporting the Arts

As many of you know, the Community Foundation has three areas of focus, education, economic opportunity, and the arts, which we call our Creative Southcoast Initiative. It began in 2017 and is focused on Fall River and New Bedford. Building on a partnership with the...

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2021 Summer’s Last Blast – What a night!

2021 Summer’s Last Blast – What a night!

Just two weeks ago, we came together with many of you at our annual Summer's Last Blast! celebration. We couldn't have asked for better weather or a more magical setting. Thank you to everyone who supported our event and for your commitment to the region. We look...

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