FY01 Organizational Capacity

Grants Related to the Orchestra Field:

American Symphony Orchestra League, $140,000
To support the American Symphony Orchestra League's initiatives that enhance the skills of orchestra leaders and institutions. During 2001-02, these initiatives will help nearly 900 orchestras of every size and type in all 50 states develop artistic and management talent, identify and promote new tools and new models, and provide technical assistance and consultancies in critical areas, including Web-based technologies.

Montana Association of Symphony Orchestras, $5,000
To support a leadership development conference for orchestras and other arts organizations. Planned for the spring of 2001, the conference will provide symphony orchestras and other nonprofit arts organizations in Montana and four adjoining states the opportunity to develop leadership skills and enhance their organizational capacities.