Partnership with CT Office of the Arts

              Western Connecticut

The CT Office of the Arts (COA) is located in the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD), and entrusted with strengthening the health of the creative economy.  To help, the Office of the Arts partners with nine Regional Service Organizations and we are one of nine in Connecticut.  As a partner, we help to advance the goals, programs, and services of CT Office of the Arts.  Our commitment is to support Connecticut’s economy and provide arts and cultural leadership at a regional level in Western Connecticut.

Through our partnership with COA, we provide services to:

Develop, convene, and sustain the arts industry and develop and sustain cross-sector relationships

Provide coordinated marketing, technical assistance, advocacy, and many other services and programs

Support specific COA programs and services, including CT Arts Day and the Regional Initiative Grant Program (REGI)

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Our services offer you resources and the ability to connect.  We help you find ways to share your work and grow your business.

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We help you to tap into creativity to bolster innovation, to raise awareness and visibility, and add value to your business.