Category Archives: Fundraising

April 15

Beyond Financials: Helping Organizations

We know the arts and culture sector can help our state economically, educationally and in terms of community pride through challenging economic times. After meeting to talk about the health of the arts and culture sector, multiple service organizations have affirmed we must work together to make sure our community is served well. We recognize that many […]

Carnival of the Animals December 17

Four Oklahoma Organizations Earn National Arts Grants

Four Oklahoma organizations have earned grants totaling $60,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) in the agency’s latest round of funding. Grants will assist the nonprofit organizations in providing arts and cultural programming for their communities. NEA Challenge America Fast-Track grants were awarded for the following: Lawton Philharmonic Society ($10,000) to support a performance […]

December 16

IRS Offers Tips for Year-End Giving

Individuals and businesses making contributions to charity should keep in mind some key tax provisions that have taken effect in recent years, especially those affecting donations of clothing and household items and monetary donations. Rules for Clothing and Household Items To be deductible, clothing and household items donated to charity generally must be in good […]

May 01

Comment For A Cause: Public Funding for the Arts

During the month of May, Andi Fisher, a prominent travel blogger from San Francisco, is sponsoring Comment for a Cause on behalf of Oklahomans for the Arts! Every time someone comments on one of her posts during the month of May, she’ll donate 50 cents to our nonprofit organization (up to $100). So please hop […]