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The mission of the Arts and Cultural Alliance is to create an environment where the arts flourish. We accomplish this through advocacy, promotion, coordination, education, and access.
Impact Summary from the Nonprofit Generated funding for the Arts o Generated $1.5M in funding to support local arts and cultural organizations through TDC funding. o Granted over $140,000 in EdExploreNEXT grant funds to local cultural and science organizations that will support the creation or enhancement of explorations on EdExploreSRQ.com, an online resource that supports the needs of K-12 teachers by providing centralized access to explorations, such as field trips and classroom resources, and curricular support offered by area arts, science and history organizations for students. The EdExploreNEXT grant program was made possible through a partnership with the Arts and Cultural Alliance, The Patterson Foundation, The Science and Environmental Council, and the Sarasota County School System. o Granted over $20,000 to local individual artists through the John Ringling Towers Fund grant program. o Granted over $23,000 to local arts and cultural organizations through the Opportunity grant program. Advocacy o Arts and Economic Prosperity Report IV o The Arts Mean Business - A collaboration between the Arts and Cultural Alliance and the Economic Development Corporation that highlighted the impact of the arts on the economy in Sarasota County. The keynote speaker was Randy Cohen, VP of Research and Policy of Americans for the Arts, who revealed new study information specific to Sarasota County. This event was attended by hundreds of local business, government, and arts leaders. o Arts Education Task Force: The Arts Education Task Force (AETF) has been a standing committee of the Arts and Cultural Alliance of Sarasota County (formerly Sarasota County Arts Council)since 1988. The AETF brings together education directors from arts organizations in Sarasota County, Sarasota County School staff, community members and interested citizens to support arts education in our schools and our community. o YouthArts Fest - We know that it is critical for our student artists to have the ability to showcase their achievement. Each year thousands of citizens and tourist gather in downtown Sarasota for our Annual YouthArts Fest. Prepare to be amazed and delighted by the level of dance, music, theatre, visual arts and circus performance that our students produce. This fantastic festival is made possible by our collaboration with Sarasota County Schools, the Sarasota Public Libraries and the Herald-Tribune Media Group. o Principals' Recognition Luncheon - This annual event honors the leadership of our school system and recognizes their support of the arts as an integral part of the education of every child. Sarasota County school principals are recognized for their school's achievements in arts education. Celebrated Public Support of the Arts Approximately 1,000 community members attended the October 2012 ceremony at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall. This annual event features multiple performances by local arts organizations, recognizes arts leadership, grants support to local artists in visual, performing, and literary arts, and generates excitement and public support of the arts.
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