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Small Business Rocks
Aug 29, 2013 0 Comments
Warren Buffet had it right when he committed to giving away more than half his money to charity. “If you’re in the luckiest one percent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 percent.”  And...
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Business Committee for the Arts Says Corporate Support Has Rebounded From 2006 Levels (From FORBES)
Jul 31, 2013 0 Comments
In the following article, Jane Levere of Forbes Magazine (the leading bi-weekly source for business news and financial information) comments on the BCA National Survey of Business Support for the Arts, citing that the percentage...
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Donations to Arts on the Rise
Jul 18, 2013 0 Comments
In terms of raw numbers, the news looks pretty good. A report by the Giving Institute says contributions to the arts grew faster than any other sector of philanthropy in 2012, increasing by almost 8 percent from the previous...
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Positive Trends in Arts and Culture Funding—At Least on the Surface
Jul 12, 2013 0 Comments
(Photo credit: Nonprofit Quarterly.) On the heels of the Giving USA finding that arts and culture was America’s fastest-growing philanthropic cause in 2012, Americans for the Arts (AFTA) has reported an uptick in business support...
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Blinding Flash of the Obvious: Insight on the BCA National Survey
Jul 09, 2013 0 Comments
Two weeks ago, standing in front of a group of arts and business leaders gathered for the release of the 2013 BCA National Survey of Business Support for the Arts, Mark Shugoll, CEO of Shugoll Research, reported that business...
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Turning the BCA Survey Stats into a Tale Worth Sharing
Jul 01, 2013 0 Comments
You’ve just received a fresh copy of the BCA National Survey of Business Support for the Arts. “It’s so beautiful,” you think to yourself, as you peruse its rainbow-clad pages filled with valuable information about business-to-...
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The 2013 BCA National Survey of Business Support for the Arts
Jun 25, 2013 0 Comments
(Please visit the pARTnership Movement research page for a more detailed survey viewing experience.)   Business support for the arts was up between 2009 and 2012, with cash plus non-cash giving increasing 18 percent according...
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At Last, A Ray of Hope
Jun 20, 2013 0 Comments
There is no doubt that the arts have faced, and continue to face, challenging times. Subscription numbers trend downward, putting increased pressure on each show to be a hit and sell lots of individual tickets. Total contributed...
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Louisville Arts Leader Honored by Americans for the Arts
Jun 10, 2013 0 Comments
Administered annually since 1991, the Michael Newton Award is given to an individual, staff member or volunteer in recognition of his or her innovation in developing private sector partnerships for the arts and/or long-term achievement...
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A Triple Win for Arts Orgs, College Students, & the Economy
Apr 11, 2013 0 Comments
The terms “triple-win” and “triple bottom line” are tossed around in nonprofit publications fairly regularly, especially when it comes to espousing the benefits of corporate philanthropy and corporate social responsibility.  ...
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International Corporate Philanthropy Day is Today!
Feb 25, 2013 0 Comments
Today, the corporate giving community, led by the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy (CECP), observes International Corporate Philanthropy Day (ICPD), an international advocacy day intended to build awareness of corporate-...
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2 weeks until International Corporate Philanthropy Day!
Feb 11, 2013 0 Comments
Each year on the fourth Monday in February, the corporate giving community, led by CECP, observes International Corporate Philanthropy Day (ICPD), an international advocacy day intended to build awareness of corporate-community...
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Creative Partnerships: Strategies for Collaboration
Feb 07, 2013 0 Comments
A new generation of arts development calls for new conversations about how to engage stakeholders and cultivate resources to support artistic activity. It’s clear that as public investment dwindles relative to industry growth...
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Insights on Corporate Philanthropy
Mar 30, 2012 0 Comments
A recent study published by Forbes Insights shows that companies are prioritizing social services in their corporate social responsibility efforts. Following social services are environmental causes, community development, health...
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