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Adding your voice to our growing network will strengthen Arts for LA, as it works to promote policies that uphold these values:

  • Every resident deserves access to a variety of arts and cultural experiences, both in the major arts institutions and in neighborhood cultural centers and programs.

  • Arts education is central to the development of all children and to ongoing creative engagement for people of all ages.

  • Artists and arts organizations require a social environment that values and supports their contributions and encourages excellence.

  • The breadth, depth, and diversity of artistic and cultural life are critical measures of the vitality of Los Angeles.

Arts for LA envisions the greater Los Angeles region as one in which government, education, business and residents value, support and fully integrate the arts—in all their diversity—into the fabric of civic life. 

Arts for LA is fueled by people like you who believe in the power of arts and culture to transform lives, bring together neighborhoods, and make greater Los Angeles a dynamic and rewarding place to live, work, and play. 


Arts for LA Sponsorship
Package 2017-18

Arts for LA is offering sponsorship to companies who recognize the value of the arts in the creativity driven prosperity of Los Angeles. As a corporate sponsor, your company will receive brand recognition and visible reinforcement of their dedication to the vitality of arts and culture in Los Angeles County. Sponsorship can be for all of Arts for LA’s programs, or for a specific program from the following list.

ACTIVATE 2017-18 / ACTIVATE is a 9-month advocacy training program to both identify key arts advocates living within communities as well as develop the leadership skills of these advocates so that they can take action in local arts initiatives. ACTIVATE provides professional development in personal leadership, advocacy best practices, education policy, and communication strategies. Participants: 75 community members

LA Convergence 2017 / The LA Convergence is a biennial day of collaboration, conversation, and shared goal setting for the greater Los Angeles arts and culture community. As a region, Los Angeles must actively work against the factors that divide us such as geography, discipline silos, and resources. The LA Convergence is a singular opportunity to unite arts administrators across disciplines, from myriad organizational roles, and from every corner of Los Angeles County. Expected attendance: 350

ArtsDay 2018 / The day begins with a morning reception in the rotunda of City Hall for advocates, council members, and their staff. After the opening reception, delegates will enter the City Council chamber. The City Council will officially recognize ArtsDay, and Arts for LA will offer speakers on the vital role of arts and culture in Los Angeles. Expected attendance: 400

Contact: To reserve your Arts for LA sponsorship or for inquiries, contact Karen Louis, at (213) 225-7524, or at klouis@artsforla.orgSpecial pricing is available for Women and Minority Owned businesses, Small Businesses with gross receipts of under $500,000, and Nonprofits.

Silver Sponsorship ($1,500) opportunities include:

  • Business name and logo on website 1 month            Monthly traffic: 15,000
  • Business name and logo on printed material             4 pieces – 4,000 impressions
  • Recognition in one month’s digital media                  45,000 direct subscribers

Gold Sponsorship ($3,000) opportunities include Silver Benefits, plus:

  • Presenting sponsorship of portion of major event (Opening Keynote, Closing Reception)

Platinum Sponsorship ($5,000) opportunities include Gold Benefits, plus:

  • Presenting Sponsorship of one major event (Covergence, ArtsDay)




Giving Tuesday

On Giving Tuesday (November 28), we’re asking you for an invaluable gift: your vision of the arts in Los Angeles.

On Giving Tuesday, we’re asking you for an invaluable gift: your vision of the arts in Los Angeles. As Arts for LA continues to grow are looking ahead: what will arts and culture look like in Los Angeles ten years from now? Here’s what we’ve already envisioned and currently advocate for:

  • Arts education for every student in Los Angeles County.
  • Arts & culture within walking distance of every resident.
  • Arts advocates in all 81 school districts and 88 cities across the county – ready to engage with elected officials and mobilize neighborhood councils, local commissions, and community members.

But we need you to help shape the future.

Use the hash tag #MyArtsLA to share your vision, post it on Facebook, or email your vision to

George Bernard Shaw said, “Imagination is the beginning of creation.” Throughout the month of December, share with us your vision for a vibrant and diverse arts community. Be bold! Your vision could be a specific art project or something aspirational.

We are grateful for the support of our Member Organizations and Contributing Members like you. You are the reason we can be a voice for the arts in greater Los Angeles.

Share your vision with us.  Imagine what we can accomplish together.

SPECIAL NOTE:  Arts for LA has joined AMAZON Smile - whenever you shop on Amazon this holiday season (and beyond!), designate Arts for LA as your Smile charity and we'll receive 0.5% of sales price!

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