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Arts Alliance Illinois

Chicago, Illinois
www.artsalliance.org

Arts Alliance Illinois was awarded $829,000 between 1984 and 2018, including 22 grants in Chicago Commitment.

$15,000

2018 • 1 month

Arts Alliance Illinois (Arts Alliance) is the state’s only multi-disciplinary arts service organization advocating for the strength of the entire cultural sector. It is focused on advancing cultural equity and access to the arts by providing research, public education, workshops, and networking events for arts organizations throughout Illinois. This award supports “Brass Tacks: Making Equity Work in Arts and Culture,” which is the launch event for a series of equity focused convenings. The intent of these gatherings is to encourage arts and culture practitioners to explore practices, tools, and plans for integrating equity and inclusion work into daily operations.

$150,000

2014 • 3 years • Chicago Commitment

Illinois Arts Alliance (d/b/a 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, research assistance, public education, and information to arts organizations in Illinois. As a leading advocate for the arts, data collection and analysis is increasingly integral to all aspects of the Arts Alliance’s work. This grant provides general operating support to Arts Alliance Illinois as it advocates on behalf of the artists and arts organizations, conducts and interprets research related to pressing cultural sector issues, and creates strong data sets that provide insight and baseline information about the City’s vitality.

$225,000

2012 • 3 years • Chicago Commitment

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.

$30,000

2009 • 2 years • Chicago Commitment

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

$10,000

2007 • 1 year • Chicago Commitment

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

$20,000

2005 • 1 year • Chicago Commitment

In support of the "One State: Together in the Arts" conference.

$40,000

2001 • 2 years • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations (over two years).

$24,000

2001 • 6 months • Chicago Commitment

To research trends in arts funding.

$50,000

1998 • 2 years • Chicago Commitment

To support programs created under the Working Together: Building Community through the Arts project.

$40,000

1998 • 2 years • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations (over two years).

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