Thousands of people, corporations and organizations generously contribute to the Arts and Education Council each year. The Arts and Education Council pools together these donations to invest in people, programs and organizations that keep art happening throughout the bi-state region. The Arts and Education Council is funded entirely by the generosity of these donors. Since 1963, the Arts and Education Council has raised and distributed more than $100 million for the arts and arts education in our community.

Individual Donors

The Arts and Education Council relies on the donations of people like you - people who believe in the power of the arts - to offer grants and programs that keep art happening throughout our region.

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Corporate Partners

Corporations of all sizes across our region support the Arts and Education Council through event sponsorships, named art funds, annual gifts and other initiatives.

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Workplace Giving Partners

More than half of the Arts and Education Council's annual funding comes from employees giving in their workplaces.

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Community Partners

Each year, organizations from across the St. Louis region contribute to the Arts and Education Council to keep art happening in our community.

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