Thursday January 26, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM CST
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Metropolitan Regional Arts Council Conference Room 
2324 University Avenue West
Suite 114
St. Paul, MN 55114

Driving Directions 


Bethany Whitehead 
Metropolitan Regional Arts Council 

Growing Your Organization From Upstart to Sustained Success 

You have had a brilliant idea and you took the leap to create an upstart arts organization. You’ve had a few initial triumphs, or you are struggling to get rolling, and are wondering what next? Learn the strategies for becoming a sustainable success including information on IRS applications, sponsorship, grant writing, sales growth, Board development and administrative best practices. Bring your stories to share and questions to ask.

Presented by Malia Cole, Nonprofit Consultant
Malia has more than 15 years of nonprofit management experience. She has worked for many Twin Cities organizations including the Minnesota Opera, Ordway Center, Mixed Blood Theater, Children’s Theater and Yellow Tree Theater. She especially enjoys supporting new organizations as they grow into their own.

MRAC Trainings are offered at no cost to MRAC constituents. This training is targeted to arts organizations with fewer resources and less formal structure to their operations, but all are welcome to attend.