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Bravo Greater Des Moines Executive Director Named to National Arts Leadership Group

Monday, April 3, 2017

Bravo Greater Des Moines Executive Director Sally Dix was named an At Large member of the Americans for the Arts United States Urban Arts Federation (USUAF).  The...

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Regional Cultural Assessment Community Conversations Announced

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Members of the Greater Des Moines community are invited to a series of seven community conversations focusing on how to leverage arts and culture to enhance quality of life and...

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Bravo Capital Grant Cycle Now Open!

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Bravo Greater Des Moines announced today that its Grant Cycle 2017 Capital Campaign and Project Grant is now open.  The grant program provides funding...

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12th Annual Bravo Awards Gala Honorees Announced

Sunday, February 5, 2017

The Des Moines Art Center, Hoyt Sherman Place and Suku Radia were honored at the 12th Annual Bravo Awards Gala held on Saturday, February 4. The Encore Award was...

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Bravo Greater Des Moines Announces Record Grant Awards

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Bravo Greater Des Moines awarded Local Arts Program and Cultural Enrichment Grants totaling more than $3.6 million to 78 central Iowa organizations. This is the...

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Regional Cultural Assessment Consultant Selected

Monday, October 31, 2016

Drake University President Marty Martin and Bravo Greater Des Moines announced today that Creative Community Builders will serve as the consultant to support the Regional...

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Bravo Greater Des Moines Announces Local Arts Program Grant

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Bravo Greater Des Moines announced a new grant program in its 2017 grant cycle which opens today. The Local Arts Program Grant will provide financial support up to $10,000 for...

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Drake, Bravo announce formation of cultural planning initiative for central Iowa

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Drake University President Marty Martin and Bravo Greater Des Moines announced today the formation of a cultural planning initiative for central Iowa. The Regional Cultural Assessment will build from...

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City of Pleasant Hill Partners with Bravo

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

DES MOINES, IA  - The City of Pleasant Hill has joined Bravo Greater Des Moines, becoming the 17th local government to partner with the regional collaboration to...

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Bravo Awards Over $1.5 Million in Grants to Regional Arts, Culture & Heritage Organizations

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

DES MOINES, Iowa – Bravo Greater Des Moines awarded Cultural Enrichment Grants totaling more than $1.5 million to 56 arts, culture and heritage...

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