Is your community ready to transform?
Are you on the cusp of making that change and just need a little how-to guidance?
Your community could be a part of the Create Your State Tour this March 12-16, 2018.
Create Your State tells the inspiring story of arts-driven community transformation in Princeton through the eyes of artists and cultural entrepreneurs Lori McKinney and Robert Blankenship.
What is Create Your State?
- A multimedia presentation and workshop that inspires and empowers creative community revitalization and development.
- A full program of immersive experiential learning and strategic planning for leaders, entrepreneurs, artists, students and other involved citizens.
- A compelling exchange about how the arts, creativity and an out-of-the-box approach can establish a creative scene that reinvigorates a community.
Participants will gain:
- Skills, tools, and on-the-ground contacts to ignite positive change in their community.
- Access to a web portal with step-by-step toolkits, video shorts, and webinars.
- Ongoing guidance from the Create Your State founders to execute projects and plant new creative capital in their community.
West Virginia towns will be given the opportunity to host the tour, explore forward-thinking possibilities, and plan meaningful creative projects that will become the catalyst for social and economic change.
Help spark revitalization where you live!
*Applications are due December 22*
Fill out this application form today »