Cultural Alliance membership offers a variety of services and benefits to support your artist practice or nonprofit: insurance, pro bono business consulting and legal services, advocacy, discounts on workshops and supplies, and more. Your membership supports CAYC's strong efforts to cultivate resources to empower and promote our region's arts and culture sector. From individual artists to large and small institutions to arts supporters, our members play a vital role in establishing the arts as an integral part of the every day lives of our region's citizens.
annual Membership dues
Legal counsel and business consulting
Through Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts and Business Volunteers for the Arts programs, non-profits and artists get the help they need on critical issues such as contract management, visas, strategic planning and more. CAYC members pay $35 per application; non-members pay more)
Workshops and Training
CAYC workshops and our Leadership Development Training are always discounted or free for members, such as free registration to workshops addressing important topics such as accessibility/ADA law; marketing; copyright, contracts and other topics important to the success of your organization.
Thanks to our partnership with Fractured Atlas, CAYC members access free, online courses through Fractured U for the first year of your membership - after that, it's only $5 a month. This online arts business training is tailored to the needs and experiences of practicing artists and small arts organizations.
Affordable liability insurance tailored specifically to your artistic discipline and needs, available through CAYC's partnership with Fractured Atlas
Discount on Payroll Services
15% discount on payroll processing using Paychex®.