Dialogue with Donors: A Corporate View of Arts Funding
New York, NY
October 20, 2009
This special event in celebration of National Arts and Humanities Month offers an engaging discussion of the current situation in corporate funding for the arts. The moderator is Will Maitland Weiss, Executive Director, Arts & Business Council of
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01:40 Will describes the mission and work of the Arts & Business Council of New York — professional development; leadership development; and volunteer development.
08:33 Beth McGuire Ree, Group Manager, Community Relations, Target explains what the corporation does a both the local and national levels.
23:33 Luis Castro, Executive Director, Time Warner, Philanthropic Initiatives elaborates on the programs supported by Time Warner.
39:48 Gayle Jennings O'Byrne, Vice President, JPMorgan Chase Foundation describes the three focus areas of the foundation
1:00:00 Panel discussion: the nature of the funder-grantee relationship; basic do's and don'ts for grantseekers; corporate foundation giving vs. direct giving; and the effects of the current recession on corporate giving.
1:28:43 Audience Q & A and conclusion
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