Cultural Alliance Blog

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


Posted by Nicole Allen on 10/29/14
On Tuesday night members of the cultural community gathered at the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society for a listening tour hosted by Councilwoman Blondel Reynolds Brown, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce and the Arts and Business Council to discuss the impact of arts and culture on the City of Philadelphia and what the next mayor and city council needs to do to ensure that our community continues to thrive.
Posted by Alison Zeidman on 10/27/14
This week's Featured Member is Azuka Theatre!
Posted by Alison Zeidman on 10/23/14
On Tuesday, October 21, the Penn Museum announced a new partnership with the School District of Philadelphia, the Knowledge is Power Program (KIPP), and Mastery Charter Schools.
Posted by Alison Zeidman on 10/22/14
In the presentation for our latest research report, 2014 Portfolio, we talked about the declines in individual giving, and the importance of engaging individual donors at every level, not just at the top--from younger millennials to aging middle class baby boomers who have not been as active in philanthropy.
Posted by Alison Zeidman on 10/22/14
The Weinberg Family Internship Fund is a Donor-Advised Fund of The Philadelphia Foundation. The Fund is offering grants to support nonprofit organizations to provide internship stipends to qualified undergraduate and/or graduate college students. The intent is to provide support for students who might otherwise need to seek paid employment in another industry.
Posted on 10/14/14
Posted on 10/14/14
$5,000 in PCCY Picasso Project 2015 Arts Grants is available to Philadelphia K-12 public schools.
Posted by Alison Zeidman on 10/15/14
​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 Max Vasapoli, Assistant to the Director of the Ira Brind School of Theater Arts at The University of the Arts.
Posted by Alison Zeidman on 10/13/14
This week's Featured Member is Settlement Music School!
Posted by Brittnie Knight on 10/09/14
Welcome Beacon Theatre Productions, E-Moderne Gallerie, Five-Minute Follies, The Irish Heritage Theatre, Key Arts Productions, Pennsylvania Symphonic Winds, Philadelphia Stories, and Twenty-Two Gallery.