Thursday, February 4

Vote for Pharr: Community Theater Grant

Hello RGV People!

I got an email this week from a lady in Pharr who is trying to get votes so that the city of Pharr has a Community Theater. There is a contest going on and we are in the running for a $50,000 grant from PEPSI. There are many communities, schools, church's that have their submissions and whoever gets the most votes (in each category) wins the monies.

The community theater will not be just for residents of Pharr. I read that it will be open for rent and to host festivals and what not that would be open to all people of the valley.

I already voted and it would be nice to see our town, Pharr, win this money.

Here is what the Email stated:

The Pharr Literacy Project and Cultural Arts Center has been approved for our grant proposal submission
To Pepsi Cola Foundation for renovation of a small community theater in our PLP site at 205 W. Park Ave. in Pharr.
Our proposal is for $50,000 to make this room into a small performing arts theater for the Pharr community
to enjoy plays, festivals and other cultural arts opportunities.
The projects that win will be the ones who receive the most votes.
We are asking your help for PLP.
Step 2 Click, on ARTS and CULTURE
Click ON $50,000
FIND: Project #155
TITLE: "Turn an old meeting room with a small stage into a community theater"
Step 3 Establish your password and write it down somewhere so you can enter your vote
everyday during February. March 1st the winners will be announced.
Step 4 VOTE for the Pharr Literacy Project and Cultural Center Entry # 155 for $50,000
Step 5 If you wish, look through the website and information from our proposal.
Step 6 Please forward this request to your own personal e-mail list with a personal note from you!
What an opportunity we have!!!!
Thank you for your help! Vote as often as you can!
Let’s work together to win this one !!
QUESTIONS call (956) 783-7746 and ask for Kelly or Chuy
Put these date on your calendar for the stage play production
of "BLESS ME, ULTIMA" written by Rudolfo Anaya and directed
by Pedro Garcia, Pharr Literacy Project Artistic Director.
Friday, March 26 and Sunday, March 28, 2010
Friday, Saturday and Sunday April 9, 10 and 11, 2010
Other possible dates to be announced later.

Thank you for reading and help support our community.

No comments:

Post a Comment

What do you have to say?


#flatschallenge #gotitfree #MAAM #mam #momfail #teamannies #wbn2013 2015 2016 2weekchallenge 30 day challenge 31days 365 Project 4th of july 6 week challenge 9/11 a time to give ABE about me advice All About Me annaleah announcement atx austin baby baby led weaning baby number 4 baby wearing BAMBOO PINK beauty behavior bento birthday birthday bash blog blog award blog everyday blog hop blog party blogging carnival Blogorama 2011 bluebonnets bogo book club book review bootcamp breakfast business bzzagent c25k cafemom carnival CD challenge challenge children christmasfacebookchallenge clearance clever girls cloth diapers combo loco contest corn maze coupon coupons craft credit CTWW CVS daddy daybook deals n steals diaper tip tuesday DIY diy toddler do something donate dvd review earth day easter eco friendly Eco Nuts eco-friendly education eliada enter to win event events everyday living exercise extra entries fabulous mami facebook fall family family-friendly farmers markets fashion series favorite feature first blog post first day of school fitness fluff talk thursday following friday foo food for mom for the home free freecycle frontera audubon frugal fun in the sun garden gardening gcdc gift cards gift ideas give giveaway gmo gmo-free going green event green green detergent green tip tuesday guest post halloween harlingen haul health healthy healthy tuesday HEB help hiking hispanic history hol holi holiday home remedy homemade Homemaker Monday hot topics how to Hubs ibotta icecream idea ihop improving birth improvingbirth13 influenster instagram internet jarritos job just write kid-friendly kindness krgv labor day latinfoodfest13 lenten recipe life update linky lists litter free lunch challenge local lowe's lunch Make a wish making memories mam mamapedia mamasource mamavation mamavation tv march against monsanto match match-up me time meme menu menu plan monday mexican mfp milestone moby MOM ACROSS AMERICA mom bloggers club mom life mom of 3 girls momsmeet momtv monday must-sees mother movie mtv music my girls my life my style my time myblogspark mystery shopping newborn week news nicu no internet o2o odd topic tuesday offer online oprah organic organize organizing challenge other pampers parenting people's climate march periscope permaculture personal photography pinterest play time plus size points pottytraining preemie pregnancy pregnancy journal press release pro life project lunch box challenge purex purex fresh bluebonnet purex insiders q and a reading list real diaper week rebate recipes recycle religion remedies resolution restaurant restaurant reviews reuse revew review reviews rewards rgv right to choose sale saturday save say hi sunday scentsy school series shespeaks shopping social insiders south texas sparkle people speech therapy sponsor sponsored spring break sprouts staycation suggestions summer summer blog challenge Sundays in my city sweepstakes texas thanksgiving the view thursday night special tips toddler toddler talk thursday toddler trouble toddlers tv twitter twitter moms twitter party TX Summer unadvertised deals upcycle update vacation valentines VEDA vicky's deals video Vlog VLOGGING PROMPTS vlogmas vma vote wahm walgreens waste free wedding wednesday wisdom week of green weekly deals weight weight loss wendy's weslaco win winners wool Wordless Wednesday world book night world food day writers workshop writing promps writing prompts WUC year in review yoga young living youtube ytmm yvette zero waste week