Artivate Awarded $25,000 Grant From The National Endowment For The Arts

Artivate Awarded $25,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

  • May 14, 2018

Silver Spring, MD—National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $80 million in grants as part of the NEA’s second major funding announcement for fiscal year 2018.  Included in this announcement is an Art Works grant of $25,000 to Artivate for Project Youth ArtReach. The Art Works category is the NEA’s largest funding category and supports projects that focus on the creation of art that meets the highest standards of excellence, public engagement with diverse and…

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Carousel Day At Glen Echo Park Featuring Billy B. And Gerdan

Carousel Day at Glen Echo Park featuring Billy B. and Gerdan

  • April 25, 2018

For the second year, Artivate is proud to partner with the Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture as a sponsor of Carousel Day celebrating the 98th opening of the park's Dentzel Carousel this Saturday! The event features a full day of free activities throughout the park, including performances by two of Artivate's teaching artists. Sing and dance your way to a better understanding of the natural world with performances of Ways of the Bay with Artivate's Billy B. Then take a tour of traditional…

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House Concert With Gerdan

House Concert with Gerdan

  • April 25, 2018

Join Artivate Sunday, May 6th, 2018 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm for a house concert featuring Gerdan hosted by Priscilla and John Peterson at their home in Kensington. Tickets are limited! Reserve today and make your $25 donation here:

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Making Art With Project Youth ArtReach At Julie Mack’s House

Making Art With Project Youth ArtReach at Julie Mack’s House

  • February 21, 2018

On Sunday, March 4th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm, Artivate's Board President, Julie Mack and her husband Joe Titlebaum with host an afternoon of art-making and inspiration, cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, with Artivate's Project Youth ArtReach Director Claire Schwadron and Master Artist Carien Quiroga. Learn about the arts outreach and engagement that regional non-profit Artivate has been doing in our communities for more than 20 years. Project Youth ArtReach (PYA) focuses on youth and adults involved in the criminal justice system, with most programs taking place inside…

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Year-End Giving With Artivate

Year-End Giving with Artivate

  • December 21, 2017

What a year! In 2017, Artivate’s more than sixty professional teaching artists have presented over 550 performances, 620 workshops, and 70 artist-in-residence programs in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and northern Virginia. Because of the support of our donors, we were able to dedicate one-third of that programming to children, educators and families from schools and communities that lack access to educational arts programming. That translates to more than 420 artist programs presented to students and educators at over 50…

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FY2017 Annual Report

FY2017 Annual Report

  • December 14, 2017

Artivate's Annual Report for FY2017 (July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2017), linked at left, provides highlights of the past year and financial information regarding. You can also view our 2017 Form 990 here: Artivate FY2017 IRS Form 990

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Rhythm Of The Night Silent Auction

Rhythm of the Night Silent Auction

  • October 3, 2017

Download the Rhythm of the Night Silent Auction Letter and Form Artivate is celebrating with a brand new event this year and we need your help to make it incredible. Rhythm of the Night will be held on Thursday, October 19th at the distinctive Woman’s Club of Bethesda where we will dance the whole night away to hits from the 1980s. Guests can participate in our silent auction featuring donated artwork, goods, services, and experiences. The auction is an opportunity for…

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Rhythm Of The Night 80s Dance Party

Rhythm of the Night 80s Dance Party

  • September 5, 2017

You're Invited to Dance the Whole Night Away to hits from the 1980s. Food, Drink, Silent Auction and Plenty of Dancing Thursday October 19th, 2017, 7pm to 10pm The Woman's Club of Bethesda 5500 Sonoma Road (off Old Georgetown Road) Bethesda, MD 20917 Tickets $60 each All proceeds benefit Artivate's Community Arts Education Programming For More Information and Reservations Visit to purchase tickets or Call 301-588-7525 x105 Rhythm of the Night directly supports Artivate's vision to provide access to high-quality, interactive arts experiences…

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