New Community Partners for the Career Advancement Grant

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Bohemian Foundation and Illegal Pete’s contribute to CCI’s Career Advancement Grant

DENVER, May 14, 2018—Colorado Creative Industries (CCI) has confirmed Bohemian Foundation and Illegal Pete’s as community partners for the Career Advancement Grant. Bohemian Foundation and Illegal Pete’s will contribute funds for the upcoming Career Advancement Grant cycles with submission deadlines on June 1, 2018 and November 1, 2018.

Funding for musicians and music-based businesses will be provided by Fort Collins-based Bohemian Foundation in continued support and implementation of the Colorado Music Strategy. Illegal Pete’s, a Colorado-based restaurant group and record label, is committed to supporting Colorado’s artist community. As their Greater Than Collective label transitions, Illegal Pete’s will provide additional support to CCI’s Career Advancement Grant. The Career Advancement Grant offers reimbursable, matching funds up to $2,500 to support Colorado creative entrepreneurs and artists stimulate their commercial creative business.

“The Colorado Music Strategy, which we developed statewide over the past several years, helps us focus on ways we can continue to amplify these results and make connections with partners interested in helping musicians advance their careers,” said Margaret Hunt, CCI Director.

For more information about Career Advancement, click here.

About Colorado Creative Industries

Colorado Creative Industries is a division of the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade. Established to capitalize on the immense potential for our creative sector to enhance economic growth in Colorado, the mission of Colorado Creative Industries is to promote, support and expand the creative industries to drive Colorado’s economy, grow jobs and enhance our quality of life. www.coloradocreativeindustries.org

 

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