(NPR) Arts Giving Is Up, But Hold The Applause

Posted by Kendall Harmon

While the overall U.S. economy seems to be stuck in neutral, there are a few bright spots. One of them is charitable giving to the arts, which was up more than 5 percent last year.

But a new study cautions that much of that support serves audiences that are wealthier and whiter than the country as a whole.

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Filed under: * Culture-WatchArtCharities/Non-Profit OrganizationsMusic* Economics, PoliticsEconomyConsumer/consumer spendingPersonal Finance

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Posted October 23, 2011 at 1:02 pm [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]



1. Dan Crawford wrote:

“much of that support serves audiences that are wealthier and whiter than the country as a whole.”
So it has always been.

October 24, 6:55 am | [comment link]
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