Service & Advocacy Organizations

Americans for the Arts

National organization that supports the arts and culture through private and public resource development.

Actors Fund

Help for people in the Entertainment industry when a personal or family crisis threatens their well-being.

California Alliance for Arts Education

Promotes, supports and advocates for visual and performing arts education for preschool through post-secondary students in California schools.

California Arts Advocates

Provides advocacy services for California’s arts community.

California Lawyers for the Arts

Nonprofit tax-exempt service organization founded in 1974 which provides lawyer referrals, dispute resolution services, educational programs, publications and a resource library to artists of all disciplines and arts organizations.

Center for Cultural Innovation

Promotes knowledge sharing, networking and financial independence for individual artists and creative entrepreneurs by providing business training, grants and loans, and incubating innovative projects that create new program knowledge, tools and practices for artists in the field.

Center for Nonprofit Management
For 30 years, the Center for Nonprofit Management has assisted Southern California’s nonprofit organizations as they meet the needs of the community.

LA Stage Alliance

501©(3) non-profit organization serving the performing arts community of Los Angeles since 1975 (formerly TheatreLA.)


Since 1975, Pentacle (Dance Works, Inc.) has served the performing arts community by providing artists with the infrastructure support they need to fulfill their artistic visions and develop wider audiences.