The Salida Council for the Arts (SCFTA) is a 501c3 non-profit volunteer based organization that aims to facilitate community access to art grants, government and foundation funding. We rely on the contributions of friends and businesses like you to help us maintain this vibrant creative community.

Your tax deductible gift helps us to coordinate a variety of events including the Valley Visions Art Show, Salida Film Festival, monthly Creative Mixers at the Salida SteamPlant Event Center, Annual Salida Art Walk, Chaffee County poetry events, William Boddy Passion to Learn Scholarship Program, Community Grants and our High School Visual Arts & Performing Arts Scholarships.

Click the image below to download "Art Lover" information! Complete form and mail in with your check.  Minimum Annual Art Lover Donation is $30. Additional donations are welcome for an event or program designation of your choice.

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