Dear Members,


We’re excited to share with you what’s coming up on ArtsU. Remember that these webinars are FREE to you as a member benefit, so register for as many as you would like. All events are recorded, so if you aren’t able to tune in live, register anyway to have first access to the recording.


Supporting Individual Artists Coffee Chat: Exchanging Art for Medicine to Catalyze Change in Healthcare

Thursday, August 20 at 3:00 PM EDT

How can we reimagine healthcare for artists? Join us for a Coffee Chat with the organizers of the O+ Festival who will share how they bring creatives and healthcare providers together for a holistic exchange that honors everyone's talents.


ArtsVote @DNC – A Call to Action to Artists and Arts Advocates

Thursday, August 20 at 6:00 PM EDT

Join artists Ben FoldsAnnette BeningBrian Stokes MitchellShepard Fairey, and Biden Arts Policy Committee Co-Chair Megan Beyer as a pre-show event on the closing night of the Democratic National Convention. Speakers will discuss how artists have gotten involved in the 2020 election and the launch of the Arts Action Fund #ArtsVote campaign that calls on all artists and arts advocates to take the pledge to make their vote count at The event will also feature a performance by Ben Folds.


Because That’s Where the Money Is: Fully Secured Borrowing for the Arts

Wednesday, August 26 at 3:00 PM EDT

COVID-19 has forced us all to re-imagine how we fund our projects and organizations. Join us for a webinar with expert consultants to learn about fully secured borrowing for nonprofits, a method of borrowing that places the control in your hands as you create a strong fiscal foundation for your institution.


Yours in learning,


Marissa Shadburn

Field Education Coordinator                        
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