About Us

JPCA brings a grant writing and fundraising practice of more than twenty years to a full-service shop for creative development, including marketing and publicity for individuals and organizations.

Publicity and Marketing

We manage event and career PR for a number of artists and non-profit groups.  Check these links to see some of our email publicity:

R.O. Blechman, Illustrator and Filmmaker
Sofia Tosello, Singer/Composer
Green Mountain Project, Monteverdi Concert (with press release)
Arianna Zukerman, Soprano, and Navah Perlman, Pianist
John Ashbery Reading at St. Mark's Place, NYC
Jolle Greenleaf and Molly Quinn, Baroque Sopranos
A Sea Change, a film by Barbara Ettinger and Sven Husby
Harry Clewans, Visual Artist
Nicki Denner, Pianist and Band Leader
Christopher Williams, Choreographer (with press release)
Joan Arnold, Alexander Technique Teacher
Douglas Dunn & Dancers, Contemporary Dance Company

Gramercy Park Concert Series

We also write, voice and produce radio advertising. 
Click these links to hear a few of our ads
for the Ancram Opera House:

The Linguists, a documentary
Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror
The Millay Sisters, a Cabaret
A Tap Extravaganza
Guido's Ear--The Beautiful Baroque
The Joint Chiefs
The Turn of the Screw

Fundraising and Grant Writing

Successful grant proposals for individuals and organizations including

$50,000 award to the House Foundation

$100,000 award to the Shaker Museum and Library,

$10,000 award to the Drawing Center,

$25,000 award to Dancing in the Streets,

$20,000 award to Reggie Wilson Fist & Heel,

$20,000 award to the Tucson Symphony Orchestra,

$100,000 to Spirit Rock Center and many more.


Developed and managed successful capital campaigns and

individual donor campaigns for

the Ancram Opera House, Ancram, NY,

the University of Arizona Poetry Center,

Douglas Dunn & Dancers, others.


Extensive experience with government and foundation proposals, including NEA, NYSCA, NYC DCA, NYFA BUILD, others.