Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation


  • Organization TypeFoundation, Advocacy NGO
  • Staff6-25
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1979
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation was established in 1979 to promote and support multi-state arts programming in a region that includes Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, the US Virgin Islands, Virginia, and West Virginia. Over the last 35 years, the Foundation has expanded its reach to include national and international initiatives. The Foundation’s work is focused on performing arts touring, jazz, independent film, support for individual artists, and international cultural exchange. Mission Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation develops partnerships and programs that reinforce artists’ capacity to create and present work and advance access to and participation in the arts. Vision Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation envisions a vital arts and cultural sector enriched by the movement of a vibrant and diverse environment of artists and arts organizations engaging audiences across geographic, artistic and institutional boundaries regionally, nationally, and internationally. Values Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation believes that art is essential, that it has the power to transform individuals and communities, and in so doing helps define their society. Excellence, integrity, service, inclusion, and engagement are fundamental tenets of its commitment to the arts. Goals Foster expanded access to the arts by connecting artists, communities and resources, and by exploring new forms of creative expression and methods of presentation. Provide leadership in the development and delivery of model programs and partnerships to address access, creation, presentation, and the expansion of markets for artists and their work. Provide resources, knowledge and connections to enable artists and organizations to build audiences and relationships, and to explore new approaches that enhance their operational and creative practice. Represent excellence and best practices in management and governance. In 2016: MAAF administered 383 grants. MAAF awarded $1,556,278 million in direct grant support. Grants resulted in 598 performances and 426 separate outreach activities. MAAF programs reached approximately 275,621 individuals with 6,547 youth benefiting. 1,989 artists participated in Foundation programming.

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    • United States (headquarters)
    • Baltimore
    • 201 N. Charles Street, Suite 401