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Create Action & New Era Creative Space: Nurturing The Next Generation Of Visionary Thinkers

In December we announced New Era Creative Space as the winner of a Sony Create Action grant. Based in New York, New Era Creative Space provides creative programs for area youth to inspire stronger communities. As recipients of the grant, the nonprofit receives $50,000 in cash to continue and expand the organization's work, $50,000 in Sony Electronics products to support their action plan, and this Sony-produced short film telling their story. 

Learn more about Create Action grant winner New Era Creative Space and the creative programs they offer to inspire stronger communities.

The after-school, weekend and summer programs offered by New Era Creative Space provide classes in arts and performance, and science and technology, as well as tools for leadership and empowerment, collaboration, creative problem-solving, self-expression, confidence and opportunities to engage in social action. New Era Creative Space collaborates with a multidisciplinary team of local organizations, artists and families to create these inclusive and accessible programs that aim to empower youth to reach their highest potential and nurture the next generation of visionary thinkers.

Learn more about New Era Creative Space at necspace.org.

The 2021-2022 Create Action Grant Program provides grants to 10 organizations total, with one new grant awarded each month. After initial submission, each application will be within consideration throughout the entirety of the program.See more about the program at alphauniverse.com/createaction, and check back with Alpha Universe to see about future Create Action Grant Programs.


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