GLOW: A Community Walking Lantern Parade
$50 raised
1% of $10k goal
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28 Days left Ends Mar 25, 2018
Glow is an illuminated night parade weaving through the Boyle Street neighbourhood, featuring enormous animated lanterns handmade by the community. We seek funds to pay for the costs associated in creating 5 Lantern Floats, each costing $2000.00.

 

 

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Quarters Arts is a non-profit society helping to build a vibrant neighbourhood for the arts in Boyle Street by engaging people through citizen-led arts projects and programs and honouring the heritage and diversity of the community we serve.

Since 2013, Quarters Arts has hosted free arts programming in the Quarters Downtown and Boyle Street, helping more than 1,800 people find their voice and share their stories.

GLOW is our annual Spring celebration and features a walking lantern parade

Glow is an opportunity to:Glow is an opportunity to:

• Create a beautiful, community-grown festival unique to Boyle Street and The Quarters Downtown

• Promote social inclusion by removing financial barriers to participation.

 • Engage with and generate pride within the area’s diverse communities

• Foster relationships among organizations, residents, artists, and businesses.

• Involve residents and neighbours at street-level.

• Celebrate the health and vibrancy of our community.

• Demonstrate how art and artistic collaboration can empower, uplift, and unify.

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