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Can't Stop Won't Stop
Berkeley, CA
Can't Stop Won't Stop is a site that features the work of Jeff Chang, a writer of politics, culture, and the hip-hop movement. One of Chang's works is The Creativity Stimulus, which highlights the impact of the arts or creativity in promoting social change. This profile courtesy of Air Traffic Control.
Cape Farewell
London, AL
The Cape Farewell project pioneers the cultural response to climate change by bringing artists, scientists, and communicators together to stimulate the production of art founded in scientific research. The project engages artists for their ability to evolve and amplify a creative language, communicating on a human scale the urgency of the global climate challenge.
Cape Farewell
South Kensington, London, AK
Cape Farewell pioneers the cultural response to climate change. Working internationally, Cape Farewell brings artists, scientists and communicators together to stimulate the production of art founded in scientific research. Using creativity to innovate, the organization engages artists for their ability to evolve and amplify a creative language, communicating on a human scale the urgency of the global climate challenge. The way that we live our lives has caused the climate to change and the solution to a potentially devastating reality has become a cultural challenge.
Captura: Defining Digital Storytelling
Edcouch, TX
As the Llano Grande Center has worked with people and communities in developing community changemaking skills, we have come to understand and define a digital story as a self-generated, short-length digital production that tells a story of personal or community relevance by combining visual and audio elements such as video, photographs, documents, music, and narration. The Llano Grande Center employs a constructivist approach to digital storytelling — that is, we build our community change efforts on experiences and stories that people have lived.
Carcinoma le deuil impossible by Sonia Baez-Hernandez
Miami, FL
My artistic project was interdisciplinary. The project "Carcinoma le deuil impossible" has four stages: first I created installations and performances, Tram-Body (2001) and On the Flesh (2013). This was an interdisciplinary project integrating the arts, philosophy, art history, feminism, journals, poetry as response to my experience of breast cancer to reveal the impact of health disparities, lack of access to prevention, and treatment to the body.
Carey Clark
Bronx, NY
Overseeing a public art programat THE POINT C.D.C., "Village of Murals" that seeks to create humane pathways through both residential and industrial areas of The Hunts Point Peninsula leading the beautiful Barretto Point Park.
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute
New York, NY
MISSION STATEMENT - The Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI), is an arts, culture, education and media organization that advocates on behalf of cultural equity, racial and social justice for African descendant communities.  VISION STATEMENT - We envision a global landscape where African descendants achieve equity, racial and social justice.
Carl and Ruth Shapiro Family Foundation
Boston, MA
The Carl and Ruth Shapiro Family Foundation supports arts and culture, education, health and hospitals, Jewish causes and social welfare programs in Greater Boston and Palm Beach County, Florida.
Carlos Sandoval
New York, NY
Carlos Sandoval is the co-producer/director of the award-winnings documentaries, A Class Apart (American Experience 2009, Imagen Award) and Farmingville (P.O.V. 2004, Sundance Special Jury Prize). Sandoval holds a law degree and served as a member of the US delegation to the United Nations. He is currently working on a documentary about Arizona’s controversial immigration law, SB1070.
Caron Atlas
Detroit, MI
Carrie Boucher
St Petersburg, FL
Artist Carrie Boucher believes that creative making is an essential part of human expression and through her current work she explores the fundamental questions around who has access to art programming, and why disparities exist. In her current work, the NOMAD Art Bus Project, she attempts to address that inequity through her own direct action, as well as through inspiring & empowering a network of creative support around those who lack access.
Cathedral Arts Project
Jacksonville, FL
The Cathedral Arts Project (CAP) is the leading provider of comprehensive and ongoing instruction in the visual and performing arts for elementary and middle school students in Duval County. Our mission is to enrich the quality of life in Northeast Florida through unleashing the creative spirit of young people. By providing access to free, standards-based instruction in the visual and performing arts, we empower underserved, school-aged children to succeed in all areas of their lives.
Cathedral Arts Project
Jacksonville, FL
The Cathedral Arts Project (CAP) is the leading provider of comprehensive and ongoing instruction in the visual and performing arts for elementary and middle school students in Duval County, Florida. Our mission is to enrich the quality of life in Northeast Florida through unleashing the creative spirit of young people. By providing access to free, standards-based instruction in the visual and performing arts, we empower underserved, school-aged children to succeed in all areas of their lives.
Catherine Tambini
New York, NY
Catherine Tambini is the co-producer/director of Farmingville, winner of numerous awards including the 2004 Sundance Film Festival’s Special Jury Award, and was the season premier of PBS’ highly acclaimed documentary series, P.O.V.  Ms. Tambini co-produced the Academy Award-nominated documentary film Suzanne Farrell: Elusive Muse, which premiered at the New York Film Festival and was shown on Great Performances/Dance in America.  She was field producer/cinematographer for portions of I’m From Rolling Stone for MTV and Pageant Perfect for TLC.
CEC ArtsLink, Inc.
New York, NY
CEC ArtsLink is an international arts organization whose programs encourage and support exchange among visual and performing artists and cultural managers in the U.S. and in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, the Caucasus and Central Asia. The organization believes that the arts are a society's most deliberate and complex means of communication, and the work of artists and arts administrators can help nations overcome long histories of reciprocal distrust, insularity and conflict.
Center for Applied Theatre and Active Culture
Akron, OH
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Center for Applied Theatre and Active Culture
Akron, OH
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Center for Art and Public Life
Oakland, CA
The Center for Art and Public Life creates community partnerships using the arts to address issues of social justice, diversity, community development, and education. Our programming is woven across disciplines at California College of the Arts and serves the diverse populations of the San Francisco Bay Area. The Center's mission is to create community partnerships based on creative practice that serve the college and the diverse population of Oakland, San Francisco, and beyond.
Center for Artistic Activism
New York, NY
  The Center for Artistic Activism is the home for artists, activists and scholars to explore, discuss, reflect upon, and strengthen connections between social activism and artistic practice. The Center for Artistic Activism facilitates projects and strengthen networks. Their goal is to make more creative and more effective citizen activists.
Center for Arts Policy, Columbia College Chicago
Chicago, IL
The Center for Arts Policy (CAP) at Columbia College Chicago evolved from a series of forums (“Democratic Vistas”) that began in 1994, emerging from a concern about the ways the arts had become a political football in the country’s “culture wars.” An early and ongoing concern of the center was to consider how the arts contribute to the practice of democracy.

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