Additional Resources:

Americans for the Arts (americansforthearts.org): Americans for the Arts services organizations and individuals who cultivate, promote, sustain, and support the arts in America giving access to information and data about the transformative power of the arts. 

ArtPlace (artplace.org): ArtPlace works to position arts and culture as a core sector of comprehensive community planning and development in order to help strengthen the social, physical and economic fabric of communities. 

ArtSpace (artspace.org): Artspace is a Minneapolis-based non-profit development organization that works to create, foster and preserve affordable space for arts and arts organizations. 

Downtown Colorado Inc (DCI) (downtowncoloradoinc.org): DCI is a nonprofit, membership association committed to building better communities by providing assistance to Colorado downtowns, commercial districts and town centers.

National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA) (nasaa-arts.org): NASAA works to strengthen state arts agencies through knowledge, representation, and community building. 

Orton Family Foundation (orton.org): The Orton Family Foundation empowers people to shape the future of their communities by improving local decision-making, creating a shared sense of belonging, and ultimately strengthening the social, cultural, and economic vibrancy of each place.

Western State Arts Federation (WESTAF) (westaf.org): WESTAF is a regional nonprofit arts service organization whose mission is to strength the financial, organizational and policy infrastructure of the arts in the West. 

Photo Credit: Wiley Middleton

Photo Credit: Wiley Middleton

Photo Credit: Colorado Tourism Office

Photo Credit: Colorado Tourism Office

Photo Credit: Colorado Tourism Office