Arachnoiditis Survivor: A Portrait of Resilience Against Patient Harm In America (2014-2017) > Project Launch 2014

Year 1 Budget Report
Year 1 Budget Report

A transparent look at what your money does for this project.
This project is a work in progress.
These are the numbers from March 2014-May 2015.
Estimated YEAR 2 project budget outlines the price of things to come.
During YEAR 1, SheilaLynnK Art Studio made cash contributions of $1729.46 to supplement the project income.
Ending July 2015; our Rocket Hub Campaign Launched Year 2
Your tax-deductible contributions via our fiscal sponsor, The New York Foundation for the Arts, continue to expand the reach of the project.

The website described in the budget is currently Active on Wordpress at Art For

Funding Sources
AIM|Hatchfund Campaign closed June 6, 2014. Raised $2500 to cover cost of supplies and materials for portraits and portions of the Awareness Art Exhibition.

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Artist’s Project Planning and Management Responsibilities
Through the course of the project, in addition to the visual arts requirements involved, the artist's tasks include but are not limited to: grant applications and fundraising efforts, securing strategic partnerships, coordination of Survivor Volunteers and Registrations, travel, coordination of professional medical impact statements & medical resources, publicity & marketing,website updates & maintenance for:, the Art For Arachnoiditis Tab and Shop at, The Art For Arachnoiditis Project on YouTube, Facebook, and other Social media, Editing & Posting Survivors' Stories Creative Non-fiction narrative & research & interpretation of relevant professional medical & legal resources for the Book(s), editing, facilitation of printing & distribution of the book9s) after publication, and management of the Exhibition (studio interns/volunteers and/or additional project staff may be added at a later date as funding allows)

Grants Status:
The Photocrati Fund $5,000 (application submitted April 2014 was declined July 2014.)
The Creative Capital Grant estimated total: $27, 955 (application submitted April 2014. Declined June 2014)
New York Foundation for the Arts Fiscal Sponsorship Application Approved Feb2015
New York Foundation for the Arts Interdisciplinary Arts Fellowship: $7,000
Application Feb 2015~was declined Spring/Summer'15
Harpo Foundation Grant for Visual Artists ~ Application Submitted April 2015
~ decision pending TBA November 2015
YEAR 1 Survivors Exhibit APPROVED by Invitation to "Artists Among Us" a touring Art Program created by The Fountain Arts Center , Belmont, NY and funded in part by the New York State Council on the Arts Decentralization Regrant Program with support from
Governor Andrew Cuomo and the NYS Legislature administered through
the Cattaraugus County Arts Council. NOW TOURING UNTIL DEC.30, 2015. WATCH VIDEO

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