Big-business Marketing for Small and Mid-sized Arts Nonprofits

by Randall Forte, LVAC executive director This summer the Lehigh Valley Arts Council will launch a Cultural List Exchange Co-Op (CLEC), a Lehigh Valley arts community database that will foster collaboration, improve marketing intelligence, encourage and simplify mailing list exchanges, and expands audiences. This regional initiative was built upon arts research, the Arts Council’s leadership… Continue reading Big-business Marketing for Small and Mid-sized Arts Nonprofits

Whose Business Is the Arts? Find Out on June 7, 2012

Come to a Public Forum on the Economy, the Arts & the Community Co-sponsors:  Lehigh Valley Arts Council & Lehigh Valley Partnership Location: DeSales University, 2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, PA 18034 Stimulating a dialogue to promote entrepreneurship and sustainability in the nonprofit arts sector is the goal of this unique Lehigh Valley forum. Through… Continue reading Whose Business Is the Arts? Find Out on June 7, 2012

Growing Up Artfully–A Forum for Arts Educators

  by Randall Forte Why are the arts vital to our society? For starters, they make a huge impact on student performance—they help create tomorrow’s leaders. In fact, test scores in art-centered schools are on the rise, and students who employ the artistic process across the curriculum experiment, collaborate, and innovate. The Lehigh Valley Arts… Continue reading Growing Up Artfully–A Forum for Arts Educators