ALBERTA FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS – Community Performing Arts Organizations Operating Funding

deadline : October 1, 2020 12:00 am

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This grant provides annual funding to eligible not-for-profit community organizations that self-create and self-produce performing art productions.

To be eligible for Community Performing Arts Organizations operating funding, you must:

  • be engaged in creating and producing in the performing arts as your organization’s principal mandate as stated in its incorporation document

Your organization must:

  • be a not-for-profit organization
  • be registered and in good standing under the appropriate legislation (eg. Alberta Corporate Registry) and have been in operation in Alberta for at least two years
  • have at least 50% of the organization’s board members living in Alberta
  • demonstrate the ability to balance good governance practices and fiscal responsibility, while maintaining their artistic mandate
  • operate at arms-length from organizations and institutions receiving annual operating funds from the Government of Alberta, their affiliates, and/or commercial enterprises