Application Period Now Closed
CAST announces the availability of technical and financial assistance for Oakland arts and culture organizations that are facing immediate space challenges. Keeping Space – Oakland is a one-time pilot program comprised of real estate readiness training, one-on-one technical assistance, and direct financial assistance in the form of grants. The program aims to build the capacity of the arts and culture sector to be “real estate ready” and to secure affordable, long-term, safe spaces for arts and culture organizations in Oakland.
RSVP now for an Information Session: RSVP now for an Information Session to learn more about the program and ask your questions before applying. Light refreshments will be provided.
Wednesday, January 18
*Oakland Hot Plate
348 13th Street
Time: 5-6:30 p.m.
*Hot Plates by owner Lina Torio will be available for purchase ($6-$15).
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
1714 Telegraph Avenue
Time: 6:30-8 p.m.
Thursday, February 2, 2017
The Unity Council Fruitvale – San Antonio Senior Center
3301 E. 12th Street, Suite #201
Time: 6-7:30 p.m.
Application Due Date: Friday, February 10, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.
Award Announcements & Notifications: Spring 2017
Real Estate Readiness Workshops: May 1-5, June 5-9, July 10-14 (for Technical Assistance awardees only)
Keeping Space – Oakland is funded by:
For more information, please contact Tyese Wortham, CAST Program Manager, at 415-556-9888, ext. 103, or email@example.com.