Why support and advocate for the Arts?

The Arts are an integral part of life.  Americans for the Arts have 10 reason to support the arts in Alexandria.  Here's a sneak peek at some of those reasons.

 
  1. Arts promote true prosperity.
  2. Arts improve academic performance.
  3. Arts strengthen the economy.
  4. Arts are good for local merchants.
  5. Arts drive tourism.

Click here to download the full list and for more info on how arts helps the economy.  This document is a great tool for helping you and your organization advocate for the arts in your community.