Cultural Alliance Blog

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


Posted by Erin De Rosa on 05/26/15
Posted on 05/15/15
We're partnering with Emerging Arts Leaders: Philadelphia to introduce you to some of the exciting arts and cultural professionals working on behalf of our sector. This month's interview is with Morgan Gengo, Director of Marketing & Development, Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture.
Posted by Britney Hines-Boggs on 05/14/15
Direct mailing lists are a great way to target new patrons, but are often pricey. Audience Analytics is a cost-effective tool that offers its users a chance to collaborate with fellow organizations throughout the sector, and exchange lists of active cultural participants.
Posted by Nicole Allen on 05/13/15
Tomorrow is Election Day, and despite the many accolades that the Philadelphia region has received over the past several months, we face significant challenges to being a place that we can all be proud of. From the school funding crisis to the objectively high poverty rates, there are many complex problems to be solved, and we hope the people who are elected will know and understand the great tool that arts and culture can be in addressing these issues.
Posted by Joseph Croft on 05/11/15
We are so excited to introduce you to our newest members: Better Than Bacon, The Drama Group, and Kennett Area Senior Center!
Posted on 05/07/15
Ever wondered what it's like to work at the Cultural Alliance? We'll introduce you to members of our staff! This month the spotlight is on Morgan Findley.
Posted by Steve Gudelunas on 05/07/15
Phillyfunguide and Funsavers are offering a brand new promotion for Summer 2015! The 2015 Phillyfunguide Summer Splash will highlight great deals, special events, ticket giveaways and other activities from June 15, 2015 through July 26, 2015. Submit your events and half-price Summer Splash Funsavers offers today! Participation is open to all Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance member organizations, as well as non-members (fees for Funsavers participation will apply for non-members).
Posted on 05/01/15
Have you been following the #CAOntheScene hashtag? It's the best way to keep up with which arts & culture events our staff members are going to! Follow us at and @philaculture on Twitter for more Cultural Alliance staff, member and sector news.
Posted on 04/30/15
We've been in the news lately. Here's a round-up of articles you may have missed:
Posted on 04/28/15
Compass provides strategic pro bono consulting services to nonprofits. Compass recruits volunteer teams, comprised of MBA graduates, as well as other business professionals, to provide consulting assistance in the areas of: Board Development, Funding Strategies, Strategic Alignment, and Strategic Partnerships & Collaborations.