Regional/National Arts Resources


Regional/National Arts Resources

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Americans for the Arts (AFTA)

Their mission is to build recognition and support for the extraordinary and dynamic value of the arts and to lead, serve, and advance the diverse networks of organizations and individuals who cultivate the arts in America.

Connecting your best ideas and leaders from the arts, communities, and business, together we can work to ensure that every American has access to the transformative power of the arts.

  • Click here to view ArtsU, a hub for events, webinars, publications and more. 
  • Click here to become a member.


Arts Action Fund

The Arts Action Fund is at the forefront of advancing the arts in America. They are the only national arts advocacy organization dedicating 100% of their time, money, and political clout to advancing the arts in America. Their mission is to mobilize one million citizens to join us in mobilizing support of the arts and arts education around the country.

As the nation's leader in arts advocacy they:

  1. Stand up for every child's right to a comprehensive, high quality arts education
  2. Promote public policies that provide individuals and families affordable access to all forms of the arts
  3. Rally national support against attacks to the arts
  4. Build political influence to ensure bipartisan support for the arts


South Arts

Mission: Advancing Southern vitality through the arts.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, South Arts is a nonprofit regional arts organization empowering artists, organizations, and communities, and increasing access to arts and culture.

  • Click here to view their Artist Grants & Fellowships page.
  • Click here to view their Community & Organization Grants page.
  • Click here to view their Programs & Conferences page. 

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