Grantee Profile

Illinois Arts Alliance

Grants to Illinois Arts Alliance

  • $225,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 3 years)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — This one time general operating grant will support the Alliance as it makes a necessary shift in its operating model to remain relevant and effective in advocating for the local arts sector. Arts Alliance Illinois is the state's only multi-disciplinary arts service organization, representing nonprofit arts organizations and individual artists throughout the state. It provides research assistance, public education, and information services through its programs. The Alliance was founded in 1982. Its goals are to increase public awareness about the value of the arts, advocate for higher levels of support for the arts, and promote a climate in which artistic expression can freely flourish.

  • $30,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of scholarships to the biennial conference, One State: Together in the Arts (over two years).

  • $10,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of scholarships to the fifth biennial "One State: Together in the Arts" conference.

  • $20,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of the "One State: Together in the Arts" conference.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Illinois Arts Alliance $285,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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