Community Friends of Art and Design

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TAC Grant Funds Support the MTSU Department of Art and Design's Saturdays at Todd
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                                           By purchasing an Arts Plate, you support arts organizations, schools and communities across Tennessee
        Ascend Federal Credit Union           Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee         Bonnaroo Works Fund      WGNS Media Sponsor

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                      MTSU Arts Patrons Society                 Chinese Music and Culture                   Al Gore Research Center                          Center for Popular Music  
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          Rutherford Arts Alliance     Boro Art Crawl     City Art Committee    Art Studio Tour    Center for the Arts Logo Arts Center of Cannon County  Cultural Arts Logo

                            Rutherford County Property Assessor        Center Yourself       RAA Visual Art GroupRutherford Chamber of Commerce

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Tennessee Arts Commission  TN General Assembly special mandate to stimulate and encourage the presentation of the visual, literary, music and performing arts while encouraging greater public interest in the cultural heritage of all 95 Tennessee counties..
Bonnaroo Works Fund  Through Bonnaroo festival resources and culture, collaboration and fund support is offorded to nonprofit partners doing incredible things to benefit the arts, education, sustainability, and social significance.

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee – Provides personalized charitable solutions to help you make a difference and enrich the community in ways that matter to you.

WGNS Radio – With a community presence since 1947, WGNS is Murfreesboro and Rutherford County's 24/7 home to local, state and national news

MTSU College of Liberal Arts (CLA) – With the ideals of a classical liberal arts education, CLA introduces students to the broader world and helps them craft a framework to better understand it. CLA students learn to communicate effectively, think critically, work with diverse people, tackle uncertainty, and solve complex problems. 
MTSU Arts – An support initiative of the MTSU College of Liberal Arts for programs in Art, Dance, Music, and Theatre
MTSU Arts Patrons Society – Membership offers a variety of benefits, while you help keep the performing and fine arts at MTSU vibrant supporting the university’s role as a cultural catalyst in Middle Tennessee.
MTSU School of Music – Presenting more than 180 concerts each year, the School offers fully-staged operas, wind band, orchestral, choral, jazz, faculty & student solo, and chamber music performances. Wright Music Building
MTSU Department of Theatre and Dance –  Aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary to enter professional fields of Theatre, Dance, and live entertainment within the context of a comprehensive liberal arts education. Tucker Theatre
Center for Chinese Music and Culture – Seeks to engage regional, national, and global communities about the rich and diverse musical and cultural traditions of China, while striving to promote cultural diversity and mutual understanding through learning, scholarship, and service opportunities.
Albert Gore Research Center – Functions as an institution dedicated to the study of modern American politics, education, and southern history, with an emphasis on the participation of people and organizations from Middle Tennessee.
Center for Popular Music –  Promotes research in American vernacular music, while fostering an understanding and appreciation for America's diverse musical culture.

Rutherford Arts Alliance – Connecting Creatives + Community
Boro Art Crawl – 2nd Friday of every EVEN month from 6–9 p.m.
City of Murfreesboro City Art Committee – Art in the Rotunda
Art Studio Tour – November tour of Rutherford County's working Fine Craft Art Studios
Center for the Arts – Theatrical productions, Visual art exhibitions, Music concerts, Dance performances and Educational classes.
The Arts Center of Cannon County – Creative outlet for an underserved rural area. Programs include theatre, art gallery, craft shop, and concert series.
Cultural Arts Murfreesboro – Murfreesboro Parks and Recreation is a conduit to access art programming, events, and opportunities within the City, including the annual Greenway Arts Festival.
Center Yourself – Arts and Culture and much more as presented by the Rutherford County Convention and Visitors Bureau
Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce – Center Yourself / Visit Rutherford TN
Rutherford County Property Assessor - Murfree Art Gallery – A collaboration between Property Assessor Rob Mitchell, the Department of Art and Design, and the Photography Program of the MTSU College of Media and Entertainment.
MTSU College of Media and Entertainment – Video and Film Production – Photography
Murfreesboro City Schools (MCS) – Meets the needs of the whole child by achieving synergy between the school community and the community as a whole through partnerships in learning including the Department of Art and Design.
Rutherford County Schools (RCS) – With a mission to empower today’s students to grasp tomorrow’s opportunities RCS  seeks to engage its students in meaningful artistic experiences through a high-quality, sequential, standards-based arts education.
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