To: Green Earth Poets Cafe Board of Directors
Re: FY 2019 Grants
It gives me great pleasure to inform you that we have received the following news from Mr. Tom Finkelpearl, Commissioner of the Department of Cultural Affairs, as follows:
Oct 17, 2018
Dear Mr. Harris:
On behalf of Mayor de Blasio, Speaker Corey Johnson and the City Council, we are pleased to convey the outcome of the competitive Cultural Development Fund process for Fiscal 2019. Green Earth Poets Cafe, Inc. will receive a total CDF award of $15,000 for the provision of cultural services in New York City,
SIAP Funds: $5,000
2 City Council Member Items totaling: $10,000
1) CM Ampry-Samuel – $5,000
2) CM Cornegy – $5,000.”
I wish to thank the honorable:
NYC Councilwoman Alicka Ampry-Samuel-41st District, Brooklyn,
NYC Council Member Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.,36th CD,
NYC Speaker Corey Johnson and the NYC Council. A special thank you to the Department of Cultural Affairs.
Our programs, “Spoken Word Open Mic Poetry Series”, and “Our Youth Are Slamming-Poetry Workshops” are supported in part by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.
Green Earth Poets Cafe & Poetry Theater