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Happy Holidays + ArtReach Updates!

ArtReach wishes you and yours a happy, safe, and healthy holiday season, and all the best in the new year.

Please note that our office will be closed as of 5:00pm on Friday, December 18th, 2020, and will reopen on Monday, January 4th, 2021. Staff will not be responding to emails or social media messages during this closure.


TODAY is the Last Day to Get Your Donation Matched!

Can you imagine getting through the pandemic without creating or consuming art? When we need it the most, art is there for us. We turn to the arts when we need help, and now the arts need your help.

Because of the pandemic, charities, non-profits, grassroots groups, and artists are facing tremendous financial loss, with programming and events cancelled, private and public funds diverted into emergency responses, and many individuals unable to donate to and spend on the arts as they used to. Although times are unpredictable, giving back isn’t cancelled, and is needed now more than ever. Giving to ArtReach is an investment in the arts and the young people that make them matter. Since 2006, we’ve given $4 million to artists and community arts projects across Toronto. We ask you now to make a donation in support of ArtReach. We welcome contributions of any amount- every dollar helps. Today is the last day to have your donation to ArtReach matched! Donations made until 11:59pm tonight will be matched by the generous donors on our Advisory Committee.

Head to to give now!

Meet Gilad Cohen: a three-time ArtReach grant recipient, former member of our Grant Review Team, and current member of our Advisory Committee, Gilad is one of the generous donors contributing matching funds for our 2020 fundraising campaign!


2021 Granting Program

We're distributing $300,000 in grant funding to youth arts projects in Toronto!

Applications will be accepted until February 1st, 2021 at 11:59pm. This funding is available thanks to ArtReach’s partnership with the Toronto Arts Council. Click here to review our program guidelines to confirm your eligibility, determine your funding stream, understand allowable expenses, and more. Once you're ready to apply, head to our grants webpage to start the application process!

Sign-ups for our January 13th Grant Writing for the ArtReach Grant Workshop, and our 1-on-1 meetings with a Program Manager, open soon! Head to on January 1st to sign up!


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