Cultural Alliance Blog

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


 

Posted on 02/10/16
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 Director of Development Kelli Paul.
Posted on 02/10/16
This year, the Cultural Alliance is launching Future: Forward, a new initiative to use strategic foresight in thinking about how our members and sector can prepare for the future in the next ten years and beyond. Here are some signals of change we've collected to think about how changes in the workforce might impact arts & culture.
Posted by Brittnie Knight on 02/05/16
Our consumer marketing programs (Phillyfunguide, Funsavers and the NEW Funperks) are a comprehensive digital marketing suite that can help you with all of your promotional needs. We want to be a consistent part of your long-term marketing plans, so to get you started we are now offering some special discounts on Phillyfunguide and Funsavers advertising.
Posted on 02/05/16
The 2016 Bloomberg Arts Internship Program-Philadelphia, a partnership between the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance and WorkReady Philadelphia, will provide 50 incoming seniors at Philadelphia public high schools with six-week summer internships at some of Philadelphia’s leading nonprofit cultural institutions. Learn how your organization can become a participating worksite and host an intern!
Posted by Rashanda E. Freeman on 02/05/16
STAMP is about midway through its third year, and we are pleased to announce that more than 13,000 teens from neighborhoods across Philadelphia have signed up for STAMP, with signups continuing to roll in! If your organization works with teens, we have some exciting new programming opportunities to share as Year 3 continues.
Posted by Erin De Rosa on 02/04/16
Do you ever wonder what it’s like to review grant applicants? In partnership with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance is seeking volunteer panelists to evaluate proposals and help determine how nearly $400,000 is annually distributed to regional artists and organizations.
Posted on 02/04/16
This year, the Cultural Alliance is launching Future: Forward, a new initiative to use strategic foresight in thinking about how our members and sector can prepare for the future in the next ten years and beyond. Here are some signals of change we've collected to think about how environmental factors might impact arts & culture.
Posted by Morgan Findley on 02/04/16
The Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance needs to collect 2,000 patron surveys at local arts and cultural organizations. Become a surveyor and help document the amazing impact that arts and culture has in our region!
Posted on 02/01/16
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.
Posted on 01/22/16
The Cultural Alliance is pleased to welcome Kelly Lee as the new city's new Chief Cultural Officer and the head of the Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy. She was appointed in late December and began her new role on January 13. Click through for an interview!