|Community Arts Development Program|
The Community Arts Development Program (CAD) supports local arts agencies, presenting and community based organizations with assistance and training for all phases of organizational development - from the inception of a community program to developing organizational skills through long-range planning, board development and cultural assessment.
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|EXPRESS YOURSELF... AT AN ARTS TOWN MEETING
The NAC is updating its strategic plan, Values and Vision, which guides the actions of the agency, and we need your assistance. Through an extensive planning process, which includes local Arts Town Meetings and focus group discussions across the state, and an online survey in English and Spanish, we will explore the state of the arts and cultural needs of Nevada’s communities, evaluate our role as a state agency, and address the future of the arts for the Silver State. Join in this very important statewide conversation by sharing your “values and vision” with us. We encourage you to be candid, constructive and above all, creative!
COMMUNITY CATALYSTS' NETWORK AT WORK!
LOCALS STABILIZATION ASSISTANCE GRANTS
Grants currently not available due to NAC budget cuts. Annual grant category provides funding to local arts agencies or community arts councils.
NEVADA CIRCUIT RIDER GRANTS (NCR)
NCR grants provide affordable technical assistance to nonprofit arts and cultural organizations. Grant recipients use consultants on the Nevada Circuit Riders Roster to address specific issues and/or challenges such as board development, cultural diversity, financial management, fundraising, marketing and promotions, strategic planning or technology utilization, volunteerism, youth engagement and participation, etc.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT GRANTS (PDG)
Professional Development Grant (PDG). PDGs are noncompetitive grants available throughout the year to eligible applicants on a first-come, first-served basis while funding is available. PDG grants support constituent attendance at professional development activities and provide up to $650 for out-of-state activities, up to $500 for in-state activities not sponsored by NAC, and up to $350 for NAC-sponsored activities.
PROGRAMS & SERVICES
NPN "FREE" QUARTERLY TELECONFERENCES
NPN Teleconference calls let you talk and share information with colleagues, performing arts presenters and organizations from around Nevada. For schedule click here
PLANNING ACTIVITIES & COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS
Values And Vision: Nevada Arts Council’s Strategic Plan 2010 - 2015
STATEWIDE CONVENINGS - A LOOK BACK
OASIS statewide arts and cultural industry conferences, have been taking place in Nevada since they were reinstituted in 2002 after a hiatus of several years.
- 2011 OASIS: Powering Nevada's Prosperity; March 3, 2011 - Silver Legacy Hotel Spa Casino, Reno
- 2010 OASIS: Harnessing Nevada's Cultural Power; April 1 & 2, 2010 - Historic Fifth Street School, Las Vegas
- 2009 OASIS: Cultural Leadership: A Call to Action; March 6, 2009 - Siena Hotel Spa Casino, Reno
Download a copy of: Serving Nevada's Artists - Conversations from OASIS 2010 Arts Conference
The Arts @ The Heart convenings were begun in order to bring together community leaders from throughout Nevada to build relationships, share ideas and to energize participants to go back to their homes to utilize arts and culture to enhance community livability.
- 2013 Arts @ the Heart - April 22-23, 2013 - Siena Hotel Spa Casino, Reno ~ watch the 2013 A@H ARTslam videos
- 2012 Arts @ the Heart - April 17-18, 2012 - Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Incline Village
- 2010 Arts @ the Heart - April 1-2, 2010 - Historic Fifth Street School, Las Vegas
- 2009 Arts @ the Heart - July 18, 2009 - Siena Hotel Spa Casino, Reno
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT & TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE
NAC STAFF ASSISTANCE