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Your Secret Weapon: the pARTnership Movement

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Your Secret Weapon: the pARTnership Movement

Since the launch of the pARTnership Movement in January, we have educated more than 13,000 people on how to make and promote connections between arts and business.
 

Find out what they've learned.

 

Visibility: We’ve run ads in Forbes Magazine, The Conference Board Review, the MTV screen in Times Square, the Central Penn Business Journal, and more. Learn how you can place ads in your own community

 

Resources: Get easy, accessible resources, like our 8 reasons to partner with the arts (también en español!) and tool kits, such as the pARTnership Starter-Kit, Building a pARTnership on Your Own, pARTnering with Small or Midsized Businesses, and Bringing the Arts into the Workplace. These resources provide you with the information you need to successfully engage in a pARTnership.

 

Inspiration: We’ve posted stories of the many successful partnerships going on in your community from Portland to Denver to Louisville and more. Send us your stories so we can continue to spread the word about the great partnerships already happening across the country.

 

News: In the news section and on ARTSblog, we post up-to-the minute information on arts and business partnerships from across the country and around the globe. Additionally, every Thursday we feature a special pARTnership movement post, written by a cultural leader or business executive, on how arts and businesses relationships have impacted them and their community.

 

Now let us know how we can share this message in your community. We’ve participated in forums and chamber meetings with you to demonstrate how arts and business partnerships are helping businesses achieve their goals, and we're happy to help you, too. 

 

Americans for the Arts is excited about the momentum behind the pARTnership Movement because it means you have been using the campaign to build better partnerships between arts and business. Send us an e-mail at partnership@artsusa.org for more information on how you can get involved. 

 

Know of a business with outstanding arts support? Work for one? Let us know. Nominate a company in for the BCA 10 annual gala that recognizes businesses of all sizes for their exceptional involvement with the arts that enrich the workplace, education, and the community. For more information and to nominate a company, www.AmericansForTheArts.org/go/BCA10.

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