Arts Council Napa Valley
What We Do:
MISSION Arts Council Napa Valley provides leadership that unites, supports, and enhances our exceptional arts and culture community.VISION Throughout Napa County the arts are celebrated, fostering a cultural center that inspires the world.VALUES Innovation. Inclusivity. Collaboration. Integrity. Strategy. Fun.HISTORYArts Council Napa Valley (ACNV) began in 1963, founded by a small grassroots group of passionate community leaders to help organize and support the community's arts activities. In 1981 the then volunteer team incorporated as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation to accept donations and apply for grants to grow its breadth of services. Today ACNV is a professionally-run organization designated as the county‚??s agency, executing services countywide through professional staff and expert program consultants.
Who We Are:
As the official local arts agency in Napa County, it is our role to connect, advocate and lead the arts community countywide. By building a network of advocates, organizing policy initiatives, and empowering the industry through education, information, and resources, we serve to benefit all residents with a more sustainable, accessible and quality local arts scene. Our current core programs focus on communication, cultural tourism, public art, and K-12 education.