CULTURAL EQUITY COMMITTMENT
Cultural Equity Statement
The Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville commits to championing policies and practices of cultural equity that empower a just, inclusive, equitable city.
Community outreach initiatives with neighborhood groups, community centers, churches, fraternities and sororities, and other stakeholders to better identify needs and address concerns related to access and allocation of resources.
Surveys that inquire about awareness of and access to resources and cultural institutions.
Arts in Education
Cultural Service Internships
Summer internships designed to create a diverse pipeline of talent and interest for careers and leadership in the arts and culture sector in Jacksonville.
Lift Every Student
Artist residency program where artists work in Duval County Public Schools and integrate their artistic disciplines into education curriculums.
Jazz Discovery Series Clinics
International recording artists performing in Jacksonville conduct a one day clinic with students from the Young Men's Leadership Academy and Young Women's Leadership Academy.
PNC Bank, through PNC Arts Alive, will award $555,000 over three years to arts organizations who illustrate diverse programming focused on increasing access to the arts in underserved neighborhoods in Broward, Duval, and Palm Beach County.
Cultural Service Grant Program
Diversity and inclusion are a component of eligibility for public funding.
Public Art and Creative Placemaking
A focus on investing in neighborhoods that currently do not receive the advantages of public art.