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Arts Marketing with Marga Fripp of Empowered Women International


Marga Fripp discusses arts marketing for the individual artist.

Philanthropy Chat: Juliana Steele on Fiscal Sponsorship for Artists


Juliana Steele, program specialist for fiscal sponsorship with Fractured Atlas, explains how artists can determine whether their project would be a good candidate to be fiscally sponsored, and how artists can seek out sponsors.

Philanthropy Chat: Faith Fuller Discusses Fundraising for Documentary Filmmakers


Author and filmmaker Faith Fuller discusses her background in fundraising for documentary filmmaking.

Support for Artists: A Resources Seminar by New York Foundation for the Arts


Representatives from New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), Elena Dubas and Eleanor Whitney talk about the free resources, fundraising and support programs offered by the NYFA.

Philanthropy Chat: Robert Drake on Collaboration


Robert Drake, the Artistic Director of the Academy Theatre, discusses collaboration and the impact on non-profit survival. 

Philanthropy Chat – Ann Markusen on Nurturing California’s NextGen Arts & Cultural Leaders


Ann Markusen, principal, Markusen Economic Research Associates discusses the impetus for a recent report she authored: Nurturing California’s Next Generation Arts & Cultural Leaders.

Philanthropy Chat: Why Arts Organizations Should Collect Data


Joe Winter and Jessyca Holland of C4 Atlanta discuss their program "Why Arts Organizations Should Collect Data”, presented during Funding for Arts Month at the Foundation Center-Atlanta.

Philanthropy Chat: Michael Bigley and Jenny Snyder on the DC Cultural Data Project


Jenny Snyder, Associate, Cultural Data Project, The Pew Charitable Trusts and Michael Bigley, program officer, the Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation, outline what is included in the database, its use by grantseekers, grantmakers and researchers, and how arts organizations can be included.

Philanthropy Chat: Marilyn Hoyt Discusses Reality Fundraising


Joe Winter from C4 Atlanta interviews Marilyn Hoyt, nonprofit consultant and Foundation Center instructor, about her program "Reality Fundraising: Lessons Learned from Successful Arts Organizations”, presented during Funding for Arts Month at the Foundation Center-Atlanta.

Philanthropy Chat: Adam Natale of Fractured Atlas


Joe Winter from C4 Atlanta interviews Adam Natale, Director of Partnerships and Business Development with Fractured Atlas, about the programs "The Artist’s Survival Guide" and “Why Arts Organizations Should Collect Data”, presented during Funding for Arts Month at the Foundation Center-Atlanta.

Star Power: Effective Celebrity Engagement for Your Arts Organization


Panelists discuss the do's and don'ts for taking advantage of celebrities to advance your organization’s misson. Joey Guastella of the Foundation Center moderates.

Philanthropy Chat: What Motivates Bay Area Donors to Give to the Arts and Artists


Marcelle Hinand Cady, nonprofit management consultant at Helicon Colaborative and co-author of the report It's Not About You...It's About Them: What Motivates Bay Area Donors to Give to the Arts and Artists, highlights key lessons analyzing giving and motivations of Bay Area arts donors.

Philanthropy Chat: Arts Management in Uneasy Times


Jim Rosenberg, Vice President, National Arts Strategies, urges arts organizations struggling with uncertainty to ask themselves three simple questions: who is your customer? What value do you deliver to them? And, what financial support can you realistically expect from them?

Philanthropy Chat: Jackie Battenfield Discusses Support for Artists


In this interview, Jackie Battenfield, with over 30 years of experience in the arts sector, talks about her book, The Artist's Guide: How to Make a Living Doing What You Love.

The Art of Serving on an Arts Board


Listen to a panel discussion featuring board members from nonprofit arts organizations discuss board issues, what's different about an arts board, and what you need to know about board fundraising.

Funding for Arts Month: Interview with Lisa Tuttle, Fulton County Arts Council


Joe Winter from C4 Atlanta interviews Lisa Tuttle, Fulton County Arts Council Public Art Program Education and Outreach Coordinator, about Fulton County's public arts program and her program on "Public Art and Photography" during Funding for Arts Month.

Philanthropy Chat: Susan Weiner of Georgia Council for the Arts


Joe Winter from C4 Atlanta interviews Susan Weiner, Executive Director of the Georgia Council for the Arts (GCA) about GCA's Advocacy Initiative.

Philanthropy Chat: Rory Golden of New York Foundation for the Arts


Joe Winter from C4 Atlanta interviews New York Foundation for the Arts' Rory Golden, program officer of external affairs, about NYFA support programs for artists, which includes fiscal sponsorship.

Fundraising for Filmmakers


Terry Lawler, executive director of New York Women in Film and Television, moderates a panel discussion and Q&A session about strategies for filmmakers seeking funding. Panelists Randall Dottin, film director and faculty at New York Film Academy, Matthew Seig of the New York Foundation for the Arts, and director of production for Arts Engine Angela Tucker share their expertise.

Philanthropy Chat: Shelley Trott on Supporting Bay Area Arts


Shelley Trott, program officer for the arts at the new Kenneth Rainin Foundation, discusses the foundation's grantmaking and arts portfolio, which will begin accepting applications July 12-August 13, 2010. The Kenneth Rainin Foundation supports inspiring and world-changing dance, theater, and film in the San Francisco Bay Area. Learn more about how arts organizations can apply and submit a competitive application.

Philanthropy Chat: Shelly Cryer on Nonprofit Careers


Shelly Cryer, author of The Nonprofit Career Guide: How to Land a Job That Makes a Difference, talks about transition rates in the arts sector, accountability standards, becoming an executive director, and preparing for a career in the nonprofit sector.

A Corporate View of Arts Funding


Representatives from Time Warner, JPMorgan Chase Foundation, and Target discuss corporate funding for the arts and what they expect from the organizations they support. This is a recording of a live event moderated by Will Maitland Weiss, Executive Director of the Arts & Business Council of New York.

Getting Published: A Forum for Writers


Three writers share their individual stories and experiences about getting their work published. This is a recording of a live event.

Philanthropy Chat: Marcie Bergman on the Cleveland Arts Prize


Marcie Bergman, Executive Director of the Cleveland Arts Prize, discusses 50 years of supporting and encouraging artists and promoting public awareness of artistic creativity in Northeast Ohio through the work of Arts Prize recipients.

Philanthropy Chat: Tobie Stein on Fundraising for Performing Arts


Tobie Stein, director of the Masters of Fine Arts Program in Performing Arts Management at Brooklyn College and author of Performing Arts Management: A Handbook of Professional Practices, describes the fundraising environment for performing arts groups and provides guidance for organizations preparing for their next fundraising campaign.