uring the event, business leaders comprising Satterwhite and Robertson’s campaign cabinet were recognized for their efforts in fundraising for the arts.
NEA spring funding includes $2.2M to 32 Ohio arts organizations, 7 in Cincinnati
The National Endowment for the Arts announced its spring round of grant funding today, which includes $2,262,200 awarded to 32 Ohio arts organizations.
Culture FIX: May 17-23
Lots of dynamic offerings this week – including AI art – as evidenced by a record eight (8!) embedded videos. This is transition time, from regular season to summer season, so expect the unexpected. But May Festival remains embedded in our culture like clockwork – 150 years and counting. Amazing.
ArtsWave’s Boardway Bound open for applications to this year’s class
As the name implies, Boardway Bound seeks to match nearly 500 people from local companies on arts boards, ushering a new generation of leadership, adding capacity to arts institutions and creating boards that reflect the diverse communities each organization serves.
ArtsWave grants $230K to 36 entities
ArtsWave named 36 organizations who will receive $230,000 in funding — impacting 22 different neighborhoods in Greater Cincinnati.
Playhouse exceeds campaign goal
Exceeding its goal by $1.3 million, the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park celebrated the completion of its capital campaign with a ribbon cutting for its new mainstage theater complex, featuring Moe and Jack’s Place — The Rouse Theatre.
Blink has $126 million impact
The nowhere-else Blink experience attracted over 2 million attendees across the four-day October 2022 event, resulting in a direct economic impact of $126 million dollars.
Notables: Funding Organizations
Movers & Makers asked organizations within the nonprofit funding sector to introduce their “notables” to our readers, part of a new regular feature highlighting people making a difference in various sectors of Greater Cincinnati’s nonprofit community.
ArtsWave raises goal by $200K
The 2023 ArtsWave campaign — the largest community campaign in the nation and primary way Cincinnati funds its arts — kicked off its 74th annual campaign Feb. 10, raising its goal by $200,000 over last year’s total fundraising.
Cincinnati region among most arts-vibrant large cities
A seminal arts and culture report has once again named the Cincinnati metro area as one of the 20 most arts-vibrant large cities in the United States.