Expeditions-supported Angélique Kidjo performance at the International Festival of Arts & Ideas | Photo: Judy Sirota Rosenthal
Below are links to organizations with information and data regarding the impact of the arts. National Americans for the Arts: Advocate Arts Action Fund: Action Center DataArts: Research & Advocacy
Making Your Programs and Services Accessible NEFA supports universal access to the arts, and strongly encourages all arts organizations to foster integration for individuals of all ages and abilities,
4 people stand shoulder to shoulder; one holds framed award that reads NEFA's Creative Economy Award
The creative economy is a powerful engine of growth and community vitality. Together, artists, cultural nonprofits, and creative businesses produce and distribute cultural goods and services that
People dance on the street in Boston's Latin Quarter. Men in matching teal tees and black hats dance behind the first row of people.
Community initiatives are posted by advocates from around New England to share creative economy projects that leverage local creativity and cross-sector partnerships to address social, economic, and
Artist Nia Holly (Nipmuc), Gail Rokotuibau (Narragansett/Pequot), Dawn Spears (Narragansett/Choctaw), and Samantha Fry (Narragansett) stand together and smile facing the camera inside a high tunnel at the Markets & Marketing workshop
NEFA partners with the Northeast Indigenous Arts Alliance (NIAA) to produce events and opportunities for Native artists working in New England.
CreativeGround logo has a plane of dots over text
CreativeGround spotlights the rich range of creative people and places at work in the six New England states.
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See "What's Happening" below, where we list professional development opportunities in our monthly "Jobs & Opportunities" postings. NEFA hosted events and professional development opportunities:
Funding and support for nonprofit organizations in the U.S. for the touring of performing artists from select countries around the world.