What We Do
In addition to financial support through grants, the Arts and Education Council provides current grant recipients with additional marketing support through the channels listed below.
Arts Marketer Support
If you are a current grant recipient, and would like to participate in any of the following, please email Christine Blonn for more information.
- Individual grant recipient pages that include the organization's logo, images and description of the current projects, events and/or happenings.
- Mentions on A&E's social media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Blog.
- Grant recipient story highlighting the impact funds from A&E have had on your organization.
Promotional Special Events Outlets
- Every bi-monthly Happenings newsletter contains the coming months' ARTS Card Special Offers.
- Via our weekly Know and Go ARTS Card email with featured grant recipient event special offers.
- Discount listing on A&E’s Know and Go Calendar.
(To add an ARTS Card Special Offer listing, please download the ARTS Card Offer Form and email the completed form to Christine Blonn.)
- The Arts and Leadership Management Academy (ALMA) enhances St. Louis arts and cultural organizations through a strengths-based approach to capacity building and leadership. This is a partnership with Nonprofit Services Center, and is funded by Wells Fargo Advisors. Click here for more information.
- Every other month, a group of arts marketing professionals meet at the Centene Center for Arts and Education for the Arts Marketers meeting. This gathering focuses on marketing problems faced by a wide range of organizations and provides actionable solutions in a collaborative environment. This group is free and open to any person working in any marketing capacity at A&E's grant recipient organizations, email Christine Blonn for further details.
Arts Marketers 2015 Schedule
Thursday, July 30, 5-7 pm
Arts Marketers Happy Hour