Cape Fear Rising Fund
This round of Cape Fear Rising Fund is now closed. Please watch the Working Narratives Facebook page for future announcements.
The Cape Fear Rising Fund supports Black, Latinx, and other folks of color in creative, community-based social justice projects that advance racial equality. Individuals and community groups are eligible for this grant. Geographically, applicants must be from New Hanover, Brunswick, Columbus, or Pender County. Individuals or community groups are welcome to apply. The first grant pool will award 7-9 proposals of $1,000 each. The deadline is rolling and applications will be reviewed weekly until the funds are disbursed. The Cape Fear Rising Fund is a part of the nonprofit social justice and arts organization Working Narratives:
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First and last name
Organization Name (if you have one)
Social Media Account / Website (where can we learn more about you?)
What type of grant do you need?
Cultural Project - you want to create a project bringing people together, creating an art project, telling stories, etc.
Organizing Project - you want to organize a rally, meeting, convening, or support a public education project
Journalism Project - you want to tell a story, you want to live stream content, etc.
What county do you live in?
In 2-3 sentences describe what you would use the funds for. Think of this as a Tweet about your project.
Can the project be completed by October 1st, 2020?
How does your project support racial justice in the Cape Fear region? (2-3 sentences)
Who will your project engage? (Be specific about what people you hope to engage)
What are one or two results you hope to accomplish? (1-2 sentences)
We are not asking for a report, but we would like to know how you will document your work. Will there be photos or interviews with participants? (1-2 sentences)
Anything else we should know?
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