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  • Philadelphia Folklore Project

    building a vision for sustainable culture.

  • Folk Arts in Education

    Transformative folk arts education for the next generation.

  • Philadelphia Folklore Project

    innovative programs advancing folk arts in our region.

  • Philadelphia Folklore Project

    Expanding opportunities for people working in folk arts in Philadelphia.


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The Leeway Foundation offers grants for women and trans artists creating art for social change. Stop in at PFP to learn more about their grants and
The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts offers grants to budding and established organizations working to preserve aspects of traditional cultural
Artist and Buddhist meditation teacher Losang Samten returns to PFP for his annual residency, creating an image of the universe in colored sand over
A Concert Featuring Ngawang Choephel, plus dinner A Members-Only Event Ngawang Choephel is a musician and filmmaker who has devoted decades to
Linda Goss, community “artivist” – storyteller extraordinaire and social justice activist – comes back to Philly to premiere some of her latest work

Folkcore Programs


The Philadelphia Folklore Project works to sustain cultural and artistic practices rooted in the histories and traditions, of people in Philadelphia.

folkcore resources


Read, look, listen. Check out our publications, videos and DVDs, as well as samples of work by musicians.