And we believe that things like art and music and street performances have this power to turn empty plazas into bustling centers. We invest in our public spaces because it boosts our economy and gives us a sense of neighborhood pride.
Chance 2 Dance is an incredible organization based in Maitland, Florida, dedicated to promoting inclusivity through the transformative power
Cole NeSmith is known for his amazing events like IMMERSE, Re:Charge, and Dazzling Nights, but did you know he started out small with United Arts?
In today’s digital age, where information is readily accessible online, libraries have had to adapt and evolve to remain
Funded by the Ginsburg Family Foundation, The Community Vibrancy grant program is a place-based pilot program that engages local performing artists to enliven public spaces within the commercial districts of Lake, Orange, Osceola, and Seminole counties. This program supports Main Streets to keep our communities vibrant.
Main Street programs, Market Street programs, merchant associations or other nonprofits with “an economic-development or creative-community-development mission” in the four Central Florida counties are eligible to apply. Visit our Grants Search page to learn more.
We connect local artists with opportunities to create for public and private spaces. If you’re an artist sign up and get notified on potential projects that you may be commissioned for.
Art and creativity affects all aspects of our lives — especially our mental well-being. These programs introduce the power of art to help other sectors such as military veterans, mental health, and public art projects.
You can help — contact us to learn more and get involved in one of these cross-sector impact programs.
United Arts is the leading arts agency in Central Florida. We fund and fuel the organizations and events that shape our community. For questions or finding ways to get involved, please contact us!