Animating Democracy releases a new report surveying the current landscape of corporate support for arts and culture--includes interviews with StubHub, Time Warner Inc., Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation, and more. Read the report and check out its companion tool-kit.
Animating Democracy kicks off 2015 with the release of a new Funder Portrait on The Fledgling Fund, a private foundation that supports social issue documentary film. Read the report and listen to a podcast with Founder and President Diana Barrett, and Executive Director Sheila Leddy!
Read the story of how a nonprofit theater and a social service agency rediscovered their shared history and unified operations to become a center for creativity and community. Veteran arts funder and journalist Nancy Fushan traces the journey through stories, interviews, and evaluation data. Read the report.
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The 2015 Americans for the Arts Convention is coming! We're offering a precon on cultural equity, June 10-12. Join us and learn more >>
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