NeON Arts funds and supports New York City artists and organizations who partner with NeON communities to deliver arts projects that help young people develop creative, social, and emotional skills, and build positive peer relationships. All artists and arts organizations are selected by local NeON stakeholder groups, which comprise people on probation, DOP staff, key members of the community, and local businesses.
As a leader in creating arts programming for justice settings and an ongoing partner of the DOP, Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute facilitates the grant-making process, coordinates citywide NeON Arts events, and works with arts organizations and NeON stakeholders to ensure that the planning and implementation of each project are a collaboration that benefits the entire community.
The seven NeONs are in Brownsville, East New York, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Harlem, South Jamaica, Northern Staten Island, and the South Bronx.
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NeON Arts is seeking artists and arts organizations to implement arts projects in seven neighborhoods across New York City. Starting in January 2016, NeON Arts will fund a fifth round of projects that engage NYC Department of Probation clients and NeON community members in arts programming in their neighborhoods.
For more information, please e-mail NeON Arts at NeONArts@carnegiehall.org.