Events

 

ArtPride believes in the importance of providing the knowledge and tools necessary to advance our industry while making networking opportunities available to our members, community leaders, and the creative sector. We hope you'll join us at one of the upcoming professional development events we either produce or partner with other organizations to make available to the field.


 

ArtPride Webinar

WebinarsJoin ArtPride for the next in our series of FREE webinars. Tune in for an advocacy update and hear how New Jersey’s arts community is facing the ongoing challenges related to recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Get the latest details on ArtPride’s ongoing programs and services related to audience development, promoting public value, and community engagement.

(Fri) Sep. 9, 2022 | 10:00 a.m — 10:45 a.m.

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ArtPride Annual Meeting Webinar

(Tues.) Nov. 1, 2022 — Save the date!

 

Jersey Arts Marketers (JAM) Webinar

JAM meets regularly throughout the year to address common issues, foster professional development, and coordinate ongoing cooperative programs. Through JAM’s input and collaboration, we strive to further develop DJA as a resource for both the arts community and its patrons.

(Thurs.) Sept. 22, 2002 | 10:00 a.m. — 11 a.m. — Save the date!

 

 

Action Alerts

ACT NOW – Contact NJ legislators re continued pandemic relief for arts & culture

S2800/A4233 was recently introduced to support New Jersey’s creative industries with $70 million of federal American Rescue Plan (ARPA) funds still available to the State of New Jersey.

Cultural organizations were among the very first to close and the last to reopen when pandemic restrictions eased. Most continue to struggle financially with decreased revenue as audiences have not yet returned to pre-pandemic capacity levels. Earlier federal funding has long since expired.

Funds will provide grants to nonprofit and for-profit arts and cultural organizations through the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) to recoup lost revenue due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and help...
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Support the Creative Economy Bills
The U.S. Congress is currently considering seven bills that will support the creative industries in recovery. Many offer ways for federal agencies to expand services and opportunities to benefit individual artists and cultural organizations.

Together, these bills map a new, more equitable and impactful policy landscape for creative businesses and workers and, if passed, would improve the lives of all Americans by expanding opportunity for creative workers and boosting the U.S. economy.

Please ask your member of Congress to cosponsor any or all of these bills.
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