GIA Webinars

GIA’s webinars are designed for both emerging and experienced grantmakers with information and discussions that inform their day-to-day practices. These programs are free to members and available at a minimal charge to nonmembers. Past webinars have addressed topics including arts education, evaluations, support for individual artists, racial equity in arts philanthropy, and research relevant to the arts grantmaking field.

Addressing Accessibility in Arts Funding Programs, Events, and Materials

Tuesday, November 14, 2:00pm EST / 11:00am PST [PASSED]

  • Anne Mulgrave, Manager of Grants and Accessibility, Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council
  • Risa Jaz Rifkind, Program Associate, The Chicago Community Trust
  • Betty Siegal, Manager of Accessibility, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Arts Funding Programs for ALAANA Artists and Arts Organizations

Tuesday, September 26, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Tracie D. Hall, Program Director, Culture, The Joyce Foundation
  • Bushra Junaid, Outreach and Development Manager, Ontario Arts Council
  • Dana Payne, Program Director, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts

Vitality Arts: Impact at the Intersection of Arts and Aging

Tuesday, July 25, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Teresa Bonner, Director of Programs, Aroha Philanthropies
  • Ellen Michelson, Founder & President, Aroha Philanthropies

Arts in Medicine: Supporting Artists Working in Healthcare Settings

Tuesday, July 11, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Patricia Lambert, Associate Professor, Arts Management, University of Oregon
  • Jill Sonke, Director, Center for the Arts in Medicine, University of Florida
  • Moderated by Janet Brown, President & CEO, Grantmakers in the Arts

Investing in Financial Fitness: Capitalizing for Long-term Health

Tuesday, June 13, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Moderated by Janet Brown, Grantmakers in the Arts
  • Presented by Rebecca Thomas, Principal, RTA

Briefing on the President's 2018 Proposed Federal Budget

Tuesday, June 7, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Moderated by Janet Brown, Grantmakers in the Arts
  • Presented by Alex Nock, Penn Hill Group.

Demographic Data Collection: Understanding Who Benefits from our Funding Support

Tuesday, May 23, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Elizabeth Love, Senior Program Officer, Houston Endowment
  • Bronwyn Maudlin, Director of Research and Evaluation, Los Angeles County Arts Commission
  • Beth Tuttle, President & CEO, DataArts

Using Feedback and Data to Strengthen Individual Artist Support

Tuesday, April 25, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Claudia Bach, Principal, AdvisArts
  • Heather Pontonio, Program Director, Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation

Models for Distributing Grants and Awards to Individual Artists

Tuesday, April 20, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Jamaine Smith, Trust Director, CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia
  • Alycia Socia, Detroit Office Fellow, Kresge Foundation
  • Nathan Zebedeo, Program Specialist, Fiscal Sponsorship, Fractured Atlas

Common Myths about Support for Individual Artists

Tuesday, April 18, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Kristina Newman-Scott, Director of Culture, Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development
  • Jayson Smart, Senior Program Officer, Rasmuson Foundation

GIA’s Annual Research on Support for Arts and Culture

Tuesday, March 28, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Reina Mukai, Knowledge Services Manager, Foundation Center
  • Ryan Stubbs, Research Director, National Assembly of State Arts Agencies

Implementing the Every Student Succeeds Act in Your State and Local Community

Tuesday, February 28, 1:00pm EST / 10:00am PST [PASSED]

  • Alex Nock, Principal, Penn Hill Group