LMCC provides support for artist projects in Manhattan with funding from New York State and City agencies. By accepting a grant award, grantees make a commitment to publicly acknowledge LMCC and its funders.

It is important for grant recipients to properly credit and acknowledge the funding. Below are instructions, as well as the crediting language and downloadable logos that grantees should include in all print & electronic promotional material related to activities supported by Creative Engagement and/or Creative Learning.

Crediting language and downloadable logos for each grant can be found below.

Funding Language (Please check your contract to see whether you have received funding from New York City, New York State, or both; and whether you are a recipient of the Creative Engagement or Creative Learning grant):

Include the following language in all programs, press releases, and other printed material related to activities supported by Creative Engagement / Creative Learning:

STATE FUNDING – Where space is limited:
[PROJECT TITLE] is made possible in part with public funds from Creative Engagement / Creative Learning, supported by New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. LMCC.net

In addition, during the grant period, add the following two entries to the lists of contributors in all programs, press releases, and other printed or electronic materials of the grantee:
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
New York State Council on the Arts

CITY FUNDING – Where space is limited:
[PROJECT TITLE] is made possible in part with public funds from Creative Engagement / Creative Learning, supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and administered by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. LMCC.net

In addition, during the grant period, add the following two entries to the lists of contributors in all programs, press releases, and other printed or electronic materials of the grantee:
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council

STATE + CITY FUNDING – Where space is limited:
[PROJECT TITLE] is made possible in part with public funds from Creative Engagement / Creative Learning, supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and administered by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. LMCC.net

In addition, during the grant period, add the following two entries to the lists of contributors in all programs, press releases, and other printed or electronic materials of the grantee:
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
New York State Council on the Arts
New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council

IN ALL INSTANCES – Where space is not limited:
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council empowers artists by providing them with networks, resources, and support, to create vibrant, sustainable communities in Lower Manhattan and beyond.

Logos to download:

CITY FUNDING
The logo for the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs should be included along with the complete credit language in promotional materials as well as in places where grantees include logos of all its funders. Download the logos in electronic formats below.

NYC Department of Cultural Affairs colored logo:
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NYC Department of Cultural Affairs black logo:
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LMCC logo (is optional!):
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STATE FUNDING

LMCC logo (is optional!):
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