We are so pleased to partner with the Gobioff Foundation for the launch on Monday, Sept. 19 of Treasure Tampa (T²), an exciting grant opportunity for creative placemaking. The launch event includes breakfast, an informative presentation on Cross-Sector Creative Placemaking by Jamie Bennett, Executive Director of ArtPlace America, and facilitated discussion.
The Gobioff Foundation’s T² initiative, which will include up to $30,000 in seed money for a creative place-based project to be within the City of Tampa or the Hillsborough County neighborhood area served by the University Area Community Development Corporation. The goal is to bring together artists and arts organizations with partners in public, private, non-profit, or community sectors for a placemaking project that adds value to the treasure that is Tampa.
WHEN: Monday, Sept. 19, 8:30 – 10 am (doors open at 8 am)
WHO Should Attend: Those interested in creative placemaking and multi-sector partnerships for placemaking.
COST: Free, however, you must register to receive your ticket. See the Treasure Tampa page.
WHERE: The Vault, 611 N. Franklin St., Tampa 33602
PARKING: On surrounding streets at meters and nearby pay-to-park lots. In addition, the City of Tampa Poe Garage is a four blocks away.
For more information about the program, the launch event and placemaking, please go to the Gobioff Foundation Treasure Tampa page.
Partnering with the Gobioff Foundation for the T² launch are:
- Arts Council of Hillsborough County
- City of Tampa Art Programs Division
- Community Foundation of Tampa Bay
- Tampa Bay Businesses for Culture and the Arts
- Tampa Bay Foundation for Architecture & Design
- Tampa Innovation Alliance
- Tampa’s Downtown Partnership