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Dancing Wheels Company, Cleveland, OH. Photo by Dale Dong. Dancing Wheels Company, Cleveland, OH. Photo by Dale Dong.

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Check out the latest in relevant research, analysis, and articles to help you gain new perspective and stay abreast of changing currents. Consider this your cultural data reading room.

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Mar 31, 2021

Do Arts Organizations Bring in Enough Revenue to Cover Expenses?

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Mar 23, 2021

Half of Nonprofit Arts Organizations had Less than Two Months of Working Capital Leading into the Pandemic

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Mar 18, 2021

Stabilizing and Restoring Healthier Working Capital Post-Pandemic

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Mar 17, 2021

King Arts Complex Makes a Complete Turnaround

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Mar 17, 2021

The Board Report Card: How Effective is Your Nonprofit Board?

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Mar 15, 2021

How One Major Decision Transformed a Small Cultural Center into a Network of Activists

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Mar 12, 2021

After Nearly Everything was Lost to a Fire, Chen Dance Center Continues to Uplift the Community

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Mar 10, 2021

The Alchemy of High-Performing Arts Organizations: A Spotlight on Organizations of Color

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Feb 02, 2021

Bright Spots of Philanthropic Gift Revenues to Performing Arts Organizations Despite Overall Declines in 2020

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Jan 28, 2021

Data, Diversity, and The Information Age

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Jan 04, 2021

A Year in Review | Annual Report FY 2019-20

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Dec 17, 2020

Watch Now: What You Need to Know About the New CDP

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