Work Day on Saturday, July 18

Work Day
Saturday, July 18
9am – 2pm

at Grand Street Community Arts
(Old St. Anthony’s Church)
68 Grand Street, Albany

Our goals this Saturday are to clear the top of the office storage area, and to demolish some water damaged sheetrock.

The more hands, the merrier! Bring a hammer, prybar or battery powered screw gun if you have one! Be sure to wear good shoes.

Bagels and coffee from 8:30 – 9:00 for Volunteers.

Friends and neighbors who can’t volunteer but would like to see inside St.Anthony’s are welcome from  8:30 – 9, or from 2:00 – 2:30.


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Introducing WCAA’s New Program Director!


GSCA is pleased to welcome Mike Gibson — Mixmaster Chef Gin — as the new Program Director of WCAA-LPFM.

Mike as been a DJ on local stations WCDB 90.9, WRPI 91.5, WVCR 88.3 “The Saint”, Jamz 96.3, Kiss 102.3 and others.

“Chef” can’t wait to start playing music on WCAA, and is hitting the ground running to get our web-radio station up and running with a 24-hour programming schedule.

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Congratulations to Imani & Maya! Best Narrative Film 2015!

2015 Best Narrative Film: Falling

2015 Best Narrative Film: Falling


Grand Street Community Arts is pleased and honored to congratulate Imani Peterkin and Maya Suchak for winning “Best Narrative Film” at the 2015 LA Film Fest Future Filmmaker Showcase.

See pictures of Imani and Maya receiving their award in Los Angeles, together with actors Mikayla Appleberry & Ciara Rivas, on the YouthFX Facebook page.

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Thank You to our Accountant and Financial Controller


Juan Patino, CPA has been serving as Financial Controller for Grand Street Community Arts for the past two years. In that time, he has provided oversight in our record keeping and helped rebuild transparency for our board and funders. We are thankful to him for all of his hard work!

Juan Patino holds a degree in Accounting University of Panama and President of Patino Tax Service, Ltd., duly authorized by the IRS and state New York to prepare taxes and transmit electronically. Patino Tax Service provides specialized services in preparation of personal taxes, as well as business and non-profit organization accounting.

Juan is available to assist other non-profit organizations. His offices are located at 57 O’Connell St, Albany, NY 12209, Phone 518-512-3661

Thank you, Juan!

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