Know of a business with outstanding arts partnerships? Work for one? Nominate now for the 2014 BCA 10: Best Businesses Partnering with the Arts in America!
(Photo credit: The Aetna Employee Volunteer Jazz Band performs at the 2013 BCA 10.)
The BCA 10 recognizes businesses of all sizes for their exceptional involvement with the arts that enrich the workplace, education, and the community. Past winners include Aspen Skiing Company, which partnered with international artists to bring their works to the snowcapped mountains of its ski resort; Atlantic Salt, Inc., which hosts free public art festivals on its seaside dock in Staten Island; Scholastic, Inc., which has been sponsoring the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for youth for over 90 years; and Microsoft, the infamous technology giant, which is helping to increase access to arts education through company-wide education initiatives. For more outstanding examples and to nominate, visit www.AmericansForTheArts.org/BCA.
Nominations for The BCA 10 are open until Friday, February 14, 2014.
Winning businesses will be honored at the BCA 10 Gala at the Central Park Boathouse in New York City on October 1, 2014.
(Photo credit: Salt sculpted by salt dock workers into gallery spaces for the 2012 LUMEN Festival, Atlantic Salt, Inc.)