These evergreen resources may also prove useful if you can’t find what you’re looking for elsewhere.

The Arts Mean Business

The 2009 report on the economic impact of New Jersey’s nonprofit arts and associated audience spending on the State’s economy.

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Arts Plan New Jersey

Arts Plan NJ iartsplans citizen activism at its best, involving hundreds of individuals throughout the State in a plan to create a better New Jersey through the arts.  Arts Plan has been the launching pad for numerous programs including Discover Jersey Arts, the NJ Cultural Trust, Arts Build Communities, the Alliance for Arts in Health NJ, and most recently an Arts/Business Partnership Initiative.

View the Arts Plan NJ PDF here.



Arts & Economic Activity Statistics

Facts and figures on the economic impact of the nonprofit arts industry.

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Arts Education Advocacy Tool Kit

Keeping the Promise is the latest report from the NJ Arts Education Census Project and outlines the need for ongoing arts education advocacy on local and statewide levels.  Read the report to discover the recommendations of the Census Project that surveyed 99% of NJ schools. Please visit the New Jersey Arts Education Partnership Resource Tools webpage for more information on arts education in New Jersey.

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Governor Christie’s Arts Position

While not a direct response to ArtPride New Jersey, Inc.’s survey for gubernatorial candidates on arts and cultural policy, this statement on the arts was received via email on October 25, 2009.

Christie response PDF


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