Give STAMP. Give Creativity.

STAMP gives access to museums & cultural activities FREE to Philly's 68,000 teens. Each pass costs about $10. Give STAMP. Give creativity.


On December 3, the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, nonprofit organizations across the nation will be participating in #GivingTuesday, encouraging their communities to give back during the rush of the holidays.

Understand and Identify Your Next Top Donor with Prospect Research Tools!

We've partnered with WealthEngine to create Donor Analytics, which provides Cultural Alliance members with a discounted rate for a yearlong subscription to one of WealthEngine's online donor prospect research tools. As you may already know, WealthEngine helps organizations effectively identify individuals with the net worth, income, lifestyle and affinity to become their next top donor or customer.

Speed Read Philadelphia Benefits Philly Kids!

Speed Read features Philly names from local media, arts, sports and politics, who speed rapidly through Dr. Seuss books in a fun and frequently funny contest, all to raise funds to buy new books for kids in need. This year’s event is Thursday evening, November 7th and it takes place at the Union League in Philadelphia. 

PNC Arts Alive Now Accepting Applications

The application process for a new year of PNC Arts Alive grants is now open!  PNC Arts Alive grants are available to visual and performing arts organizations and are intended to help them expand audience participation and engagement.

Inquirer: Please Touch Museum Defaults on Debt

In an article in today’s Philadelphia Inquirer, Peter Dobrin reports that the Please Touch board approved a decision to stop making annual debt payments on the $60 million in bonds that it issued to fund its move to Memorial Hall. UPDATE: Please Touch Musuem has issued a statement.

Cultural Fund Website is Live!

The Cultural Fund's website is up and running with current guidelines and the applications. 

PNC Arts Alive Gets a 1-Year Extention

The PNC Foundation has announced a 1-year extension to its PNC Arts Alive progarm for Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey.

Fairmount4Free Initiative

Fairmount Ventures, Inc, is seeking to support a small, innovative nonprofit organization that benefits the Greater Philadelphia region by providing strategic consulting services in the areas of: strategic alignment, programmatic assessment, and resource development on a pro bono basis.

New Cultural Cabinet Expands Alliance's Advocacy Network

Last month the Cultural Alliance officially launched the Cultural Cabinet, a new group of leadership donors and advocates who support and advance the Alliance's advocacy strategies.