WomenArts (The Fund for Women Artists)WomenArts (The Fund for Women Artists)
WomenArts (also known as The Fund for Women Artists) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) arts service organization dedicated to helping women artists get the resources they need to do their creative work. Created in 1994 by Martha Richards, the organization ha... Read more
WomenArts (also known as The Fund for Women Artists) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) arts service organization dedicated to helping women artists get the resources they need to do their creative work. Created in 1994 by Martha Richards, the organization has raised over $4 million and created a website that provides free networking, fundraising and advocacy services to over 500,000 visitors a year.
WomenArts offers the following services and programs at this time:
Support Women Artists Now Day/SWAN Day - WomenArts, in collaboration with Women in the Audiences Supporting Women Artists Now (WITASWAN) has declared a new annual international holiday to celebrate women artists. The second international Support Women Artists Now Day (SWAN Day for short) will take place on Saturday, March 28, 2009. Find out more at: www.SwanDay.org.
The WomenArts Network -The WomenArts Network is an online directory designed to give women artists more visibility by creating a convenient, centralized place to find them. You can search through the profiles of over 1,100 women artists by name, keyword, geographic region or other criteria, or find out how to create your own free profile page. Find out more at: www.WomenArts.org/network
Funding Resources - The Funding Resources section of the site helps women artists get the fundraising information they need quickly and easily. There are carefully annotated lists of funding sources and other useful information. Browse through our lists of funders, or sign up for our free funding newsletters for theatre and film/video artists. Find out more at: www.WomenArts.org/fund