GRANTS

EVENTS

NOTE: The American Roots Music Festival is NOT happening in 2017. The calendar entry on Travel Salem is incorrect. Keeping the Arts produces the Portland Creative Conference, an exploration and celebration of the creative process across creative industries.

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GRANTS

GRANTS

KTA has granted over $96,000 to K-12 arts education programs in Oregon. We focus primarily on rural Oregon communities.

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LEADERSHIP

LEADERSHIP

KTA is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors with diverse backgrounds who are passionate about support for arts education.

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The Portland Creative Conference Gives Back

Keeping the Arts has announced financial support for several programs as a result of funds raised at the 2016 Portland Creative Conference. Including the new grants, Keeping the Arts has distributed over $94,000 to support such programs. Programs selected to receive financial support from 2016 Portland Creative Conference proceeds are: Madras High School Band (Madras) […]

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Arts Education Grants in 2015

We are excited to announce that our primary fundraiser, the Portland Creative Conference, raised $10,000 for our arts education grant pool in 2015! The Keeping the Arts Board of Directors met in early December to review and vote on various grant proposals.  Below is the list of grants approved for funding: $1,500 to Caldera Arts […]

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Please consider a tax-deductible donation to Keeping the Arts, an Oregon-based 501(c)3 non-profit corporation.

Our proceeds go to provide cash support to K-12 arts education programs in Oregon.

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