Arts Impact

100/91 % of Illinois Senate/House districts receiving direct IACA support (FY2013).  Follow this link for a list of all IACA grantees by Legislative District.

Nonprofits are a $2.75 Billion Industry in Illinois.  Follow this link for details.  

$324 Million in state and local government revenue are generated by Illinois non-profit arts organizations and their audiences.  Follow this link for details.

33,939 arts-related businesses in Illinois (as of January 2012).  Follow this Link for details.

27 local arts agencies partner with IACA to support statewide arts programming (FY2012).

779 organizations including 146 non-arts organizations providing quality IACA supported arts experiences for the public (FY2012).

144,418 Illinois artists directly benefiting from IACA support (FY2012).

140,313 people employed in arts-related businesses in Illinois (as of January 2012).  Follow this link for details. 

$1 Million was directed to Illinois school districts in developing arts and foreign language curricula in partnership with the Illinois State Board of Education (FY2012).

100% of all legislative districts throughout Illinois receive free access to local and regional news, public affairs and arts programming through IACA support for Illinois Public Radio and Television (FY2012)