Who We Impact

Building a Stronger Community

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Since our founding in 1949, we have raised more than $196 million through our annual campaign to support the arts in our region. Fund for the Arts raises money from Individuals, Corporations, Foundations, Employees and Government. Through a coordinated effort and community support, the Fund for the Arts builds a stronger community by investing in world-class Arts organizations, driving collaborative initiatives, fueling innovative arts-in-education programs and engaging corporate partnerships throughout the region.

Young people with high arts involvements are:

Kids & Families

When it comes to the arts, Louisville rivals those of the nation’s most renowned cities. Our community boasts a vibrant visual art scene, world-class performing arts organizations and leading youth training programs.

Arts Fuel Our Economy

When you contribute to the Fund for the Arts, you help build a vibrant region where employees want to live, work and raise families.


Arts Access

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Our community boasts a vibrant visual art scene, world-class performing arts organizations and leading youth training programs. The breadth and diversity of our arts community—from theatres to museums, concerts to galleries—drives economic development. Access to the arts enhances quality of life throughout the region for everyone. The arts are simply a defining strength for this creative, vibrant city.


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