Please Touch Museum Files for Bankruptcy

In a statement released on Friday, September 11, the Please Touch Museum announced that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in order to reach a settlement with its bondholders to release a longstanding debt issue. Click through for more information on this issue, and to read a statement from our President, Maud Lyon.

Credit Card Processing and Liability Changes: What You Need To Know

The days of swiping and signing for credit card purchases is coming to an end. With that comes a liability shift, effective October 1, 2015. Here's what you need to know about the upcoming changes and how they might affect your organization.

Opportunity: Request or Train a New Board Member with Business on Board

Is your organization in search of a new board member, or looking to build the skills of the members you already have? Check out Business on Board, an opportunity from the Arts + Business Council of Greater Philadelphia.

How Will the Papal Visit Affect Arts & Culture Organizations?

Is your arts & culture organization located in the Security Zone for Pope Francis' visit to Philadelphia? Share your concerns with the City by taking the Pre-Papal Visit Economic Impact Survey.

New Members: July Edition

We are so excited to introduce you to our newest members: Circadium, Orpheus Club of Philadelphia, and SALT Performing Arts!

Recap: Project Stream Information Session

Over 45 potential Project Stream applicants attended the grant writing workshop and information session on June 2. Find resources from the event here.

Volunteer in the Arts – Be a Grant Panelist!

If you care about the impact that arts & culture organizations and individual artists have in our communities, help us provide funding for them! In partnership with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (PCA), the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance administers two grant programs, and we're currently recruiting panelists.

Applications Open for Free Nonprofit Strategic Consulting Services with Compass

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.

New Members: March Edition

The snow has melted, the birds are chirping, and new organizations are joining the Cultural Alliance! We are so excited to introduce you to our newest members: Norris Square Neighborhood Project and Happy Hour Live, LLC.

Drexel University Online Discount for Cultural Alliance Members

This spring, we are pleased to announce an update to the Drexel University E-Learning benefits available to our members: Cultural Alliance members are now eligible for up to a 40% tuition discount toward a Drexel education earned online!