Annual Report & Financial Statements

Click here to read the 2014-15 Impact Report

Click here for our 2014-15 Financial Statements

Our Mission

Our mission is to engage the people of West Toronto with the arts and artists in their own community.

Our Strategic Plan

Click here to see our 2015-2018 Strategic Plan

What We Provide

To achieve our mission, we provide innovative and quality programming and services designed to increase accessibility of the arts, reach and involve special and diverse audiences, create broad community awareness of the arts and develop partnerships and networks to sustain local art activity. Highlights of our activity:

  • Programming that engages thousands of people of all ages and backgrounds

  • Storefront Gallery in the heart of Islington Village with exhibitions, classes and performances

  • Advocacy for the arts

  • Presidents’ Legacy Scholarships for post-secondary arts education

  • Art Rental and Sales Program featuring artists across the Greater Toronto Area

  • Off site storage facility at low cost

  • Website, PR and Communications

Who We Serve

  • Thousands of students and hundreds of artists in our Arts Education programs

  • A membership of 55 local arts organizations

  • 200 individual members

  • 16 Scholarship recipients at OCAD, Royal Conservatory of Music, Kingsway Conservatory of Music, Humber College, Etobicoke School of the Arts, North Albion C.I., Sean Boutillier Academy of Dance, Richview C.I.

  • 60 individual visual artists in our Art Rental and Sales program

  • 14 tenants at our Whitlam Avenue storage unit

  • General public

  • Numerous project partners

Who We Are

We are a member supported, registered charitable organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors from business, the arts and the community and managed by a vibrant staff of artist-administrators.

Contributions We Make To Our Community

How We Are Supported

Operating funding for Arts Etobicoke comes from the City of Toronto, Culture Division and the Ontario Arts Council. The balance of our funding is raised through memberships, corporate sponsorships, donations, foundations, project grants, art rental and sales and fundraising events.

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