What We're Learning: How Three Grant Recipients Engaged Their Audiences Cost-Effectively
What We're Learning: Transforming One's Marketing Approach
What We're Learning: The Aha Moment
“They don’t get us” was, at times, a lament heard at Access Contemporary Music (ACM), a group that champions classical music as a living art form. ACM mission spans the creation of new works as well as fostering tomorrow’s composers ...
What We're Learning: Finding a Fundraiser Under Your Own Roof
Sometimes a necessary but not-so-exciting task – learning how to be better fundraisers – ends up being a real game changer. Chicago a cappella, the professional choral ensemble renowned for its concerts, studio recordings, broadcasting and educational programs, knew that ...
Nonprofit Financial Management
The Wallace Foundation has created a collection of resources to encourage strong financial management. It's organized around four ...
AWF Info Session Documentation
An information session was held on June 8, 2016 at PianoForté in Chicago
Arthur Pearson, Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation ...
Collective Insights: Innovative Outreach Strategies are Winning New Audiences
Recently, the Arts Work Fund convened a group of arts organizations to reflect on recent grants geared toward testing new ...
How to Write a Good Proposal
Make sure your organization is eligible for Arts Work Fund funding (see guidelines for eligibility requirements).
Provide a rationale for ...