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Americans for the Arts announces merger.



Americans for the Arts Americans for the Arts is a nonprofit organization for advancing the arts in the United States. They describe themselves as being dedicated to representing and serving local communities and creating opportunities for every American to participate in and appreciate all forms of the  recently merged its operations with the Arts & Business Council, Inc. (A&BC). By combining its resources and programming initiatives with A&BC, Americans for the Arts will be able to more effectively achieve its goal of increasing private-sector support for the arts in America America [for Amerigo Vespucci], the lands of the Western Hemisphere—North America, Central (or Middle) America, and South America. The world map published in 1507 by Martin Waldseemüller is the first known cartographic use of the name. .

A&BC is devoted to stimulating partnerships between the arts and businesses that benefit both sectors and the communities they serve. It is the oldest such arts and business partnership association in the world. Initially limited to local services in New York City New York City: see New York, city.
New York City

City (pop., 2000: 8,008,278), southeastern New York, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The largest city in the U.S.
, A&BC now runs national programs, such as Business Volunteers for the Arts and The National Arts Marketing Project, and has seventeen affiliates. The current national work of A&BC will become the Arts & Business Council of Americans for the Arts, while A&BC's New York-centric work will continue as the Arts & Business Council of New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of
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For more information about the organization visit www.americansforthearts.org See .org.

(networking) org - The top-level domain for organisations or individuals that don't fit any other top-level domain (national, com, edu, or gov). Though many have .org domains, it was never intended to be limited to non-profit organisations.

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Title Annotation:Items of Interest; Americans for the Arts merged its operations with the Arts & Business Council, Inc.
Publication:American Music Teacher
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Date:Jun 1, 2005
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