Art For Arachnoiditis is An Art, Adaptability and Empowerment Project about Living With Spinal Arachnoiditis. It is a Charitable Project of SheilaLynnK Art Studio fiscally sponsored by the New York Foundation for the Arts, A 501(C)(3) non-profit organization.
Among the services provided, the Project Includes this Website for Survivors which served 93 countries in 2015 (WordPress Report).
At the risk of over-simplifying… Arachnoiditis is a spinal cord injury caused by the neurotoxins in spinal injections and invasive spinal procedures.READ MORE ABOUT ARACHNOIDITIS
Don’t Give Up
We received some wonderful art by survivors as we squeaked through Year 3 with a less-than-ideal fiscal outlook, and personal family illness and death. Although we didn’t reach the Year 3 fiscal goals, we are moving into Year 4 with some hopeful adjustments And a Modified Method to present a FREE Independent Study Creative Wellness Program to Survivors Registered at the Project. [FIND OUT MORE]
As always, the current Income/Expense report is available to the public. Though our intentions are always to provide as many services as possible to support Arachnoiditis Survivors in their Creative Wellness Efforts; we are limited by our fiscal abilities and physical resources.
Your purchases in The Art For Arachnoiditis Shop benefit this project.
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FUND OUR CREATIVE WELLNESS GOALS~ It’s tax deductible AT NYFA [The New York Foundation For the Arts] or via check made payable to The New York Foundation for the Arts, MEMO: The Art For Arachnoiditis Project; MAILED TO: SheilaLynnK Art Studio 345 South Main Street Wellsville, NY 14895. Contributions of $2500 or more must be accompanied by a Contribution Letter.
As of this post, The Artist Stipend for this project remains unpaid. Additional details available in The Art For Arachnoiditis Project CUMULATIVE FISCAL SUMMARY
New to the project? Visit THE PROJECT PAGE to see what this is all about.
YEAR FOUR CALL FOR ART BY SURVIVORS
To minimize the cost to the Arachnoditis Survivors for shipping, insurance, and other usual exhibition expenses; There IS a $5 registration fee for the Survivors’ Art Exhibit to assist with the cost of making prints and processing digital entries for display. Other than that one annual exhibit fee; All Spinal Arachnoditis Survivors registered receive Project Benefits for FREE since the project began.
Pending Adequate Funding, the YEAR 4 Survivors Art Exhibit will be FREE and open to the public after June 1, 2018. Tentative location: Alfred, NY. Actual Date, time, location TBA.