Working together to advance the arts of the Inland Empire of Southern California.

The Arts Area works with local officials and community leaders to promote and support inclusive arts policies and legislation. Let your voice be heard.

Advocacy Organizations


Arts Connection, the Arts Council of San Bernardino County, is dedicated to stimulating creative and economic vitality and enriching lives throughout the communities we serve by providing support, promotion, education, and advocacy for the arts.

The Riverside Arts Council is Riverside County’s central source for arts-related services, information, education and outreach. Connecting artists and art organizations within this ever-expanding region, RAC encourages the advancement, participation and integration of visual, literary and performing arts into the fabric of the communities it serves.

Arts for LA campaigns to maintain public funding for arts and culture, works to increase access to arts education for public school students, and builds public will to support the arts.



Californians for the Arts works to increase public awareness of the importance of the arts; to ensure that the arts are an ongoing part of the public dialogue; and to encourage Californians to care about the arts as a critical component of their own lives and the lives of their communities.

The California Alliance for Arts Education advocates for high quality arts education for all students by providing policy expertise and by mobilizing a statewide network of advocates and allied partners.

The mission of the California Arts Council is to advance California through the arts and creativity.



The mission of Americans for the Arts is to serve, advance, and lead the network of organizations and individuals who cultivate, promote, sustain, and support the arts in America.

The National Assembly of States Arts Agencies (NASAA) is the professional association of the nation’s 56 state and jurisdictional arts agencies.