About artsVest™ Vancouver

artsVest™ Vancouver is a sponsorship training and matching incentive program of Business for the Arts, delivered in Vancouver with funding from Canadian Heritage and the Province of B.C. through the Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development.

artsVest Vancouver  pre-approved 48 not-for-profit arts organizations, with annual budgets under $1.5 million, for matching incentive grants ranging from $1,400 to $11,500.

artsVest received  additional funding from Vancity. To read the press release, click here.
For a complete list of pre-approved organizations, click here.

The organizations are just completing campaigns to attract matching sponsorship(s) from the local business community; organization staff and board members participated in training workshops and peer learning sessions. All were working toward developing long-term, mutually beneficial partnerships with the private sector.

For more information, please contact artsVest Vancouver Program Manager Kathleen Speakman atk_speakman@businessforthearts.org or call (250) 927-4360.