Project Description

Grantee Profile: Americans for the Arts Inc.

Americans for the Arts

Americans for the Arts (AFTA) is an organization that maximizes the impact of the arts in helping to create healthy, vibrant communities through investing in advocacy, research, policy, and leadership development. They ensure that every American has access to the transformative power of the arts. AFTA’s mission is to serve, advance, and lead the network of organizations and individuals who cultivate, promote, sustain, and support the arts in America.

Created in 1996 as a result of multiple mergers, Americans for the Arts now has offices in Washington, DC and New York City while providing an array of services for more than 150,000 members and stakeholders across the country. AFTA has 276 members in Colorado representing a mix of nonprofit organizations, businesses, government entities and individuals.

Learn more about Americans for the Arts Inc. on their website: http://www.americansforthearts.org