Washington State Arts Alliance, the statewide arts advocacy organization, works to promote public funding, legislation, and policy favorable to the arts. Washington State Arts Alliance Foundation works to increase knowledge, understanding, appreciation and practice of the arts through communication and education. A dedicated board runs the Arts Alliance and Foundation, and works with arts advocates around the state.
Artist Trust's forward-thinking approach keeps them at the leading edge of change in the arts and in our communities. They listen to what artists want and stay knowledgeable about emerging needs and resources. They are active in community leadership to anticipate and respond to national and regional issues and trends that impact artists. In turn, they articulate the “edges of change” that artists are creating and predicting.
Having a big sale, on-site celebrity, or other event? Be sure to announce it so everybody knows and gets excited about it. ArtsEd Washington creates enduring system-wide change to ensure that the arts play an integral role in the education of every child in every school. Learning the arts keeps students engaged in school, improves their academic success, and ignites the creativity that develops them into leaders in work and in life.