South Carolina Arts Commission

A strategic plan for the arts in South Carolina

Making South Carolina a place where the arts are valued and all people benefit from a variety of creative experiences

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Grant Making

Investments in strengthening South Carolina artistically, educationally, and culturally

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Staff Assistance

Expertise delivered by dedicated arts professionals

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Direct Programs

Focused initiatives developed to advance the Arts Commission’s goals

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Strategic collaborations with a wide range of partners across the state

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The Hub

Relevant news and stories from artists and programs all over South Carolina, including, what is new with SCAC.

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Arts Center of Fountain Park names first director

Non-profit veteran to start Aug. 1 The Arts Center at Fountain Park announced yesterday that it is appointing Todd Leahy as its first executive director. Leahy’s appointment marks the conclusion of a “thoughtful” search conducted by the ACFP board of directors. ACFP aims to be the home for performing arts across York, Lancaster, and Chester […]

Arts Center of Fountain Park names first director: Full Article on The Hub

SCAC budget increases survive as governor signs budget bill

Largest single increase in agency’s history Late Wednesday, Governor Henry McMaster signed the state budget approved last week by House and Senate votes. The Hub has chronicled the budget’s journey through the House, Senate, House again, a conference committee, House a third time, Senate again, and finally the governor’s desk. (Pro tip: hydrate.) Of the […]

SCAC budget increases survive as governor signs budget bill: Full Article on The Hub