Art Reach is a community arts organization that was created in 1981 with the sole purpose of keeping the arts and culture alive in our community. Over 30 years later, we offer more than 15 arts and cultural programs annually and touch the lives of tens of thousands of people!
A few numbers of note from 2014:
78,196 is the total number of people affected by Art Reach programming
8,000 is the number of elementary students benefiting from the Picture Program
7,029 is the number of volunteer hours donated to Art Reach
15,192 people participated in Art Walk Central
4,200 is the number of visitors to the Art Reach Gallery
1,200 is the number of students who enjoyed a Day with the Artists
305 is the number of people who attended the Wellspring Literary Series
336 is the number of Banner Festival entries
241 is the number of students who took classes from Art Reach
45 is the number of chairs sold at the Chair Affair
Art Reach participates in the Michigan Cultural Data Project in an effort to contribute information regarding the economic force that the arts play to the Michigan economy. To view the Art Reach 2013 CDP Funder Report, click here. To view a copy of the Art Reach 990 Form, click here.
A Five Year Art Reach Visioning Session was held in February, 2013. To read a summary of those visioning outcomes, click here.