Mission

 
To place artists and their enterprises at the center of community investment strategies

Vision

 
CultureBank envisions a truly equitable world where community assets of all kinds are valued

StoryBank

 
We invite you to explore the role that artists play in laying the groundwork for shared health and prosperity. In the following stories, we introduce you to artist entrepreneurs, share stories about their enterprises and their community impact, and illustrate the impact we can have when we understand artists as essential ingredients in any productive investment.

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AY Musik

By CultureBank

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GK Callahan

By CultureBank

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Jennifer Lapka

By CultureBank

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Jose Faus

By CultureBank

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Sheri Purpose Hall

By CultureBank

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Vi Tran

By CultureBank

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ElectroSpit

By CultureBank

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Favianna Rodriguez

By CultureBank

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Moonstruck Productions

By CultureBank

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Wildflowers Institute

By CultureBank

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BE-IMAGINATIVE

By CultureBank

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Another Gulf is Possible

By CultureBank

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Junebug Productions

By CultureBank

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Deposit your story!

 
We are collecting diverse and powerful stories of the impact of artists as investors in their communities. Submitting a case study is easy and once submitted, your story will be archived in our bank and serve as a resource for all who are making the case for culture as an agent of change. You can share your story by making a personal video.

And, you can write your story and share it here.

Send questions to culturebank@ybca.org

Submit your story →

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Leadership

Team

Collaborators

SMU Meadows School of the Arts
Ignite Arts Dallas
InterUrban ArtHouse
Neighbor Built
TACA

Zoo Labs
The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Kenneth Rainin Foundation
Surdna Foundation
RSF Social Finance

Federal Reserve Bank of SF
Federal Reserve Bank of NY
Impact Experience
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CultureBank is cofounded by Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.

CultureBank is supported by The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Kenneth Rainin Foundation, and Surdna Foundation.