Friday, July 8, 2016

Americans for the Arts is proud to announce the sixth installment in The pARTnership Movement essay series: Say Thanks. The new release contains hard data, two notable case studies, and many reasons why the arts are a great way to show appreciation for your employees. The facts and figures are clear: The perfect way to inspire your employees is by providing access to arts experiences that show your appreciation for their contributions.

Each essay in the series, started in June 2015, illustrates one of The pARTnership Movement’s 8 reasons businesses partner with the arts, and has been a key tool in motivating and guiding sustainable, symbiotic partnerships between businesses and the arts. With advocacy points, quantifiable support, and guiding practices, the essay series is a great step forward in creating or developing a successful partnership which engages employees, enhances brands, and builds vibrant communities.

To view and download our Say Thanks essay and the rest of The pARTnership Movement’s essays and new items, visit