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Volunteerism in the Arts

Volunteerism in the Arts

By: Kaela Altman, Executive Director – Bohemian Theatre Ensemble, Chicago IL (@BoHo_K) {Image Source} According to the Corporation for National and Community Service, in 2008 26.4% of the population, or 61.8 million people volunteered their time to national and community service causes. It was the highest rate of volunteerism to date. Volunteerism, especially pertaining to … Continue reading

Emerging Arts Leaders Networks

Emerging Arts Leaders Networks

By: GP McLeer, Executive Director of the Mauldin Cultural Center It started with this exchange: “How are you doing?” “Great!  … Have you noticed we’re the youngest ones here?” Four months later, myself and a colleague decided to start the South Carolina Young Professionals Arts Network. You see, Maggie (my colleague) and myself had just recently … Continue reading

The Millennials’ Orchestra: Engaging Younger Symphony Audiences and Donors in the Classical Music Experience

The Millennials’ Orchestra: Engaging Younger Symphony Audiences and Donors in the Classical Music Experience

Guest Post By: Catherine Starek, Graduate Arts Management Student at American University Learn more about Catherine in this emerging arts leader Q&A post (Photo Source) Millennial generation – “Generations, like people, have personalities, and Millennials – the American teens and twenty-somethings (ages 18-29) who are making the passage into adulthood at the start of a … Continue reading