Americans for the Arts

Americans for the Arts Inc
Washington, DC


Our mission is to build recognition and support for the extraordinary and dynamic value of the arts and to lead, serve, and advance the diverse networks of organizations and individuals who cultivate the arts in America.

Connecting your best ideas and leaders from the arts, communities, and business, together we can work to ensure that every American has access to the transformative power of the arts.

What grantmakers are saying

New York, New York

AFTA has a presence in every state across the country. Funders can choose to donate to specific programs, or support the dissemination of resources to communities across the United States. Whether you are interested in creating a national network, or supporting the development of local arts communities, this is the ideal organization. AFTA also uses its local insights to inform federal policy-maki... Read more

October 2018