Foundation / Corporation
Mortimer and Mimi Levitt Foundation
09/20/19 5:00 PM PDT
Grants of $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations to present free, professional music concert series that are open to the public and that take place in small to mid-sized towns and cities. The public spaces in which the concerts are to take place must be outdoors, easily accessible to a wide range of socioeconomic groups, and have a lawn-like setting with no fixed seating.
Every concert which is part of the Levitt AMP [Your City] Music Series must be inclusive of all ages and family-friendly.
Each Levitt AMP Music Series must have a minimum of 10 concerts presented over a minimum of 10 consecutive weeks to a maximum of 12 consecutive weeks.
Each Levitt AMP Music Series must present a broad range of music genres throughout the 10 to 12-week period. The concert series should be inclusive of all music tastes, providing the opportunity for the community to experience a variety of music performances. To celebrate local traditions and history, opening acts may be programmed to highlight a specific music genre.
Applicants should book the Levitt AMP Music Series so that it includes a variety of local, regional and national talent featuring a range of music genres, from acclaimed, emerging musicians to seasoned, award-winning artists.
In addition to the cash award, The Levitt Foundation will provide Levitt AMP grant recipients with technical assistance and resources including the Levitt AMP Toolkit. The Toolkit contains valuable resources for Levitt AMP grant recipients, such as: a sample entertainment contract; a sample press release; a hosted page on the Levitt AMP website; e-blast and social media templates; Levitt AMP graphics; a list of talent managers and music agents from across the country; and consultation with national program staff at the Levitt Foundation.
GrantWatch ID#: 174677
Grants will be awarded to up to 15 nonprofit organizations.
Applicants will each receive $25,000 in matching funds.
- The entire Levitt AMP [Your City] Music Series must be presented over 10 to 12 consecutive weeks, between May 1, 2020 and October 31, 2020.
- Current Levitt AMP grantees may reapply each year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Register and apply online: https://grant.levittamp.org/submit-a-registration/
You may email your question(s) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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