Ben supports The Arts Party and what we’re trying to do, to encourage the Arts in all our lives. Where are the YPOs to support dance?), mostly because they rely on the energy and participation of their members as much as they rely on support from the arts nonprofit’s board and staff. Through residencies, fellowships and the Joyce Awards, the Joyce Foundation supports commissioning new works by artists of color. Funding provides professional opportunities for over 8,000 artists and around 300 arts workers, most living in very remote Indigenous communities.
Increase racial equity inside arts organizations, with a special focus on large, well-established ones, to achieve more racially diverse staff, boards, audience, and programming. Arts Midwest will also receive a grant to manage the NEA’s Shakespeare in American Communities national initiative.
The Arts Organization Operational Grant program supports the annual operating expenses of some of Alberta’s arts and cultural organizations and companies, including theatre and performing arts organizations, public art galleries and community arts organizations.
Since opening in September 2015, 63 applications have been funded for a total of $2 018 014, investing in vibrant arts and cultural projects across the state. The Arts in the Community awardee, led by Director Janice Chrzescijanek, views art as a commonsense tool to make the town better.
Queensland Arts Showcase Program funding supports the growth of an engaging and accessible arts and cultural sector in Queensland,” the Premier said. Such critical roles and positive impacts are why the Mott Foundation has long supported the local arts community as a cornerstone of Flint’s identity and well-being.