Arts & Culture Committee Fast Facts

Goals: 

  • Educate the community about arts & culture
  • Unify various organizations already in existence
  • Develop strategic partnerships in the community
  • Promote arts & culture events

Actions:

  • Develop a central hub with all things related to arts & culture.
    • Possible website
  • invite various groups to participate in a symposium showcasing each organization through various activities
    • Could be a yearly event
  • Establish a Latino Cultural Center
    • Re-establish discussions with previous efforts
  • Strengthen relationships between organizations to avoid competing events held at the same time
    • Will also help with cross-promotion of events 

Needs / Solutions:

  • Identify groups that fall under arts & culture to determine level of interest
  • Determine if a website hub would be beneficial to our mission and identify cost implications
  • Re-engage previous committee regarding a Latino Cultural Center in order to gain a better understanding of work completed previously and challenges faced 

Our Committee Includes:

Co-Chairs (Orlando O. & Annette):

Orlando Ortiz, Manufacturing Supervisor, Gleason Works; President, Puerto Rican Festival, Inc.  

Annette RamosCo-Director, Education and Community Engagement Rochester Broadway Theater League


Hector Arguinzoni

Evelyn D'Agostino

Indira Dalel-Rodriguez, La Cumbre Technology & Social Media

Elena Goldfeder

Edy Sanzo

About the Committee:

The Arts & Culture Committee is tasked with enhancing the level of engagement and understanding of Latino culture; ultimately improving relationships among organizations and elevating awareness of arts and culture in the community.

Contact:

Annette Ramos 

Email: caaramos@msn.com

View our calendar for our next event & please join us!

 

Spring Revival 2016

Spring Revival 2016

Accomplishments:

May 11, 2016

Goal 1: Educate the community about arts & culture

Develop a central hub with all things related to Arts & Culture

  • La Cumbre Website/Calendar of Events

 Directory of Latino artist and art organizations

  • Links to websites (if applicable)

Goal 2: Unify various organizations already in existence

  • Invite various groups to participate in a symposium showcasing each organization through various activities
  • Utilize central hub to solidify partnerships & collaborations

Goal 3: Develop strategic partnerships in the community 

  • Establish a Latino Cultural Center (3-5 year plan)
  • Deepen connections with organizations outside of Rochester region
  • Strengthen relationships between organizations to communicate events and avoid competing events held at the same time