Fellow Interview, Dave Ryan, 2015

By Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Staff 2015 Livingston Fellow, Dave Ryan, answered some questions for us about his current role, and how the Livingston Fellowship enhanced his leadership knowledge. BSF: How is the Livingston Fellowship Program enhancing your personal leadership?  DR: The Livingston Fellowship is helping me in two main ways: It has forced me to think about my own leadership [...]

November 6th, 2015|Comments Off on Fellow Interview, Dave Ryan, 2015

Enhancing Arts Engagement with Diverse Communities

By Gary Steuer Responding to the concerns of many of our grantees about how to effectively build more diversity and inclusion into their audience development efforts, the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation retained cultural audience diversity expert Donna Walker-Kuhne (pictured above) to help us assess the needs and begin to develop strategies on how to tackle this challenge. [...]

November 5th, 2015|Comments Off on Enhancing Arts Engagement with Diverse Communities

Rachel aprende Español

By Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Staff It seems like a great New Year’s resolution: Learning another language. But how many of us actually take the initiative and sign-up for a class? Rachel Basye is a 2015 Livingston Fellow and Executive Director of the Arts Students League of Denver, and she has begun the initial steps of her [...]

November 5th, 2015|Comments Off on Rachel aprende Español