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Fundraising for Children's Choirs

Last week, I held a meeting with my new choir in Branch County, the Branch United Youth Choir, concerning our first-ever fundraiser. We are selling… 311 more words

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The Artisan Strikes Back: The Business of the Arts in the 21st Century (Part 1)

I am one of those rare birds who was able to graduate from college and graduate school without accruing any debt. It was not because I am independently wealthy. 520 more words

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Tiered Structure of Giving

In the fundraising process, many nonprofit organizations will create a tiered structure of giving. This awards donors with titles for their contributions, which are labeled publicly. 96 more words

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Starting a New Choir in Coldwater, MI

Over the past several months, I have worked to start a children’s choir (2nd-6th grade) in the Coldwater area. With God’s grace, I have been able to set it up and attract around 25-30 singers each week. 40 more words

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Juilliard School To Start Up Arts Entrepreneurship Program

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The esteemed Juilliard School is getting a $5 million gift — not to teach the arts, but to coach students on promoting their careers in a super-competitive world. 166 more words


Defense of Plans

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Others’ input can be valuable for the developing arts entrepreneur and their concepts. In this class exercise, the arts entrepreneur presents their idea and the class attempts to “poke holes” 196 more words

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Excellent Article on Arts Entrepreneurship

I thought I’d share this excellent post on arts entrepreneurship by the director of Seraphic Fire, Patrick Dupre Quigley. I had the privilege of hearing Seraphic Fire live at a regional ACDA convention a while back. 57 more words

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