Giving Tuesday: How Will You Show Your Appreciation?

This season is marked by occasions of giving and of giving thanks. In recent years, the first Tuesday after the Thanksgiving Holiday (and--more to the point--Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday) has been designated as Giving Tuesday--an opportunity to shift focus away from retail gift-buying toward charitable gift-giving.

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ADA Compliance and the Arts: A conversation with Eileen Bagnall

In December 2015, the Arizona Commission on the Arts will present workshops in Sedona and Tubac on ADA compliance for nonprofit arts organizations. With sessions designed for both those who are just getting started and those who are ready to move beyond mere compliance, all nonprofit arts organizations are encouraged to participate.  

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New Touring Musician Roster Seeks Jurors

Regional arts agency Western States Arts Federation (Westaf) is preparing to launch a new service for touring musicians called IMTour™. In preparation for the launch, Westaf is looking for jurors to help adjudicate applications of professional musicians and bands.

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ADA Compliance, from Basics to Beyond

Are you new to the world of ADA compliance? Recently appointed as your organization’s 504 Coordinator and unsure where to start? Already familiar with ADA policy but looking to increase your knowledge and improve your practice? Whatever your current level of ADA savvy, the Arizona Commission on the Arts has a professional development workshop opportunity for you!

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Call for Teaching Artists: AZ Creative Aging Teaching Artist Institute

Generously supported by Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust, AZ Creative Aging is a three-year initiative of the Arizona Commission on the Arts which aims to embed creative aging knowledge and best practices in the community, build an infrastructure for high-quality arts and aging programs, and enhance quality of life for older Arizonans. The AZ Creative Aging Teaching Artist Institute is the initiative’s first programmatic module.

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