BCA Arts Connector is a dynamic networking event to introduce young professionals, particularly those of color, to nonprofit arts organizations looking for new board and committee members.
Mingle with other business professionals
Meet representatives of over thirty music, dance, theatre, and visual arts organizations
Hear informative speakers
Participate in round table discussions
Experience diverse arts performances
Engage in one-on-one meetings with arts organizations
Enjoy great food courtesy of the Nines (cash bar)
What makes it cool? We're going to do some of the work for you! When you arrive you'll receive a custom networking card based on information you provide about the kind of arts that excites you and the skills and opportunities you're looking for — use your networking card to connect with board members and leaders of arts organizations that you'll want to meet.
Business Individuals (BCA Members) $40SOLD OUT!
Business Individuals (Non BCA Members) $45SOLD OUT!
The Nines, 525 SW Morrison St. (at SW 5th Ave.), Portland, OR 97204
Keynote Speaker, Kendall Clawson, Director of Executive Appointments/Arts & Culture Senior Policy Advisor, Office of Governor Kitzhaber
Special performances: Jazz music, Latin guitar, and African dance
If you're on a Catalyst Team or a Sponsor Team, please register so we can make a custom networking card for you. If you're a business or group of individuals that wants to form a Catalyst Team or Sponsor Team, contact Susan Myers at (503) 228-2977 ext. 2 by March 1st!
Catalyst Teams: $300 for 8-10 individuals from specific companies or community organizations
Sponsor Teams: $1,000 for 8-10 individuals (includes special pre-reception and goody bags)
This event was made possible through the generous support of BCA Member organizations and these sponsors: