ACTIVATE is a FREE advocacy training and leadership development program. Through various program experiences, ACTIVATE recognizes the importance of local leaders and seeks to empower these individuals with the skills, knowledge, and an expanded network to effect change in communities across Greater Los Angeles. 

For 2022, ACTIVATE is expanding its suite of programs! We are excited to be collaborating with arts leaders through three programs:

2022 recruitment for all three ACTIVATE programs have closed. Please be sure to sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date!

For more details about our 2022 ACTIVATE programs click the buttons below:

Learn more about our previous ACTIVATE programs and cohorts by clicking the links below. 

Arts Innovators

Learn more about this project incubator offering changemakers the chance to learn from field leaders, connect with other cross-sector colleagues, and lead the development of a project or program addressing one of Arts for LA’s four issue areas.

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ACTIVATE Fellow Directory

To date, ACTIVATE Fellows have launched advocacy initiatives impacting 43 school districts and 43 cities/municipalities across LA County. Find out more about these Fellows and their projects here.

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