Schell Bray Aycock Abel & Livingston PLLC and The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro today announced a new community arts initiative: The Greensboro Public Art Endowment Fund. As the founding contributor and sponsor, Schell Bray Aycock Abel & Livingston is opening the fund with an initial donation of $25,000. The future-looking fund will provide art in public spaces around Greensboro.
"Being the founding donor of this fund allows Schell Bray Aycock Abel & Livingston PLLC to show our appreciation to Greensboro, which has been our home for all 20 years of our firm's life. We believe that the art purchased by this fund will contribute to the beauty of our city and our sense of community. To reach it's potential, this fund needs to grow, so it is our fond hope that foundations, businesses and individuals in this community will support the fund with generous contributions," said Paul Livingston of Schell Bray Aycock Abel & Livingston PLLC.
Walker Sanders of The Community Foundation added, "Art in public spaces helps to give our Greensboro community its identity and sense of place. We are fortunate to have a vibrant arts environment in Greensboro and public art is a vital part of our landscape, engaging and inspiring our citizens. Most importantly, we are truly pleased to partner with a company that so clearly shares our commitment to this community and its continuous cultural growth."