One of the People’s Liberty’s 2015 Haile Fellowship winners, Brad Schnittger, is the founder of MusicLi, an online library of published original music from the Greater Cincinnati area that can be licensed for various commercial uses
.As he tells Jim Nolan, there will be an introductory event at the Woodward Theater on May 7 that will include alpha testing of the MusicLi app and a performance from local band Buffalo Killers.
A philanthropic experiment opens the doors on its new home Friday. People's Liberty started last year, awarding a pair of large grants. Now, it has offices and workspace for its support team and future grantees.
The Haile and Johnson foundations started People's Liberty as an experiment. Eric Avner is CEO of People's Liberty, and vice president of the Haile Foundation. He says the plan is to assist individuals who have ideas that could transform Cincinnati.