Cultural Alliance Blog

All the latest about the Cultural Alliance, our peers, our members, and our industry.


Posted by Michelle N. Baxter on 04/10/14
This morning, the Friends of the Free Library and their supporters gathered at City Hall to advocate for the Free Library of Philadelphia.
Posted on 04/09/14
Franklin Forum is the premier, one-day educational and networking event for Development Professionals in the Philadelphia area. Drawing more than 400 individuals each year, the Franklin Forum offers new perspectives to development professionals and fundraising volunteers working on behalf of nonprofit organizations of all sizes and types.
Posted by Brittnie Knight & Michelle N. Baxter on 04/08/14
Join Drexel University’s Arts Administration Graduate Program in conjunction with Drexel's Arts Administration Graduate Association on April 28th for “Building Demand for the Arts: An Evening with Renowned Researcher Alan Brown.”
Posted on 04/03/14
April 22nd is the first-ever Philadelphia Arts Advocacy Day and we need arts supporters from across the region to show their support!
Posted by Michelle N. Baxter on 03/26/14
Join the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program as they host a symposium that explores the complex issues surrounding rising incarceration rates across the nation, and learn the role the arts can play in transforming the lives of the prison population as well as returning citizens.
Posted by Alison Zeidman on 03/26/14
On Tuesday, March 25th, the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, GroundSwell and Artistic Rebuttal Project partnered with CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia, AHHAH, Creative MontCo and Community Arts Center to host phone banks for arts advocates who weren't able to join the National Arts Advocacy Day conference activities in Washington, DC.
Posted on 03/25/14
Professor Linda Karp, a graphic design professor at The Art Institute of Philadelphia, is looking for any 501c3 organizations that would you be interested in free marketing consulting to work with her class and be their client.
Posted on 03/18/14
Nominations for the 2014 Governor's Awards for the Arts are open. The deadline is April 4, 2014. Details and Request for Nomination Form are available at
Posted by Nicole Allen on 03/12/14
On Thursday, March 6, 2014, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter delivered his 2015 fiscal year budget address before City Council.