The CAA has many opportunities to serve in an advisory role. For additional information or to apply for a committee seat, please contact us directly.
Advisory committee works with CAA lead staff person to facilitate special exhibits at The Foster Gallery and Art in Public Spaces.
Committee works directly with Executive Director to receive nominations for new members of the Board of Directors. The committee reviews applications and makes recommendations to the full Board. *Interested applicants must be a current Board of Directors member in good standing to serve on this committee.
Sponsorship and Fundraising
Committee works with CAA lead staff person to evaluate, strategize and plan all aspects of fundraising, including sponsorships, planned giving, auctions, and development campaigns. The group also executes all elements of an auction including, but not limited to, acquisition of auction items, creation of process, and volunteer staffing for large-scale events such as 30A Songwriters Festival and the ‘Under the Sea’ fundraiser.
Committee works with CAA lead staff person to draft annual budget and present to board for approval. Manages finances throughout the fiscal year. *Interested applicants must be a current Board of Directors member in good standing to serve on this committee.
Marketing and Membership
Committee works with CAA lead staff person to set strategy in the areas of marketing to our local demographic and as related to arts tourism. This group also develops strategies to grow and sustain membership.
Art for All Grants
Committee works with CAA lead staff person to evaluate quarterly applications and decide award amounts for Teacher Mini Grants, Need-based Student Scholarships, Starving Artist Awards, College Scholarships, and Grants to Organizations (available to non-profit arts organizations serving Walton County, Florida in the area of arts education).
Committee works with CAA lead staff person to identify, coordinate, and administer workshops at the Bayou Arts Center, Foster Gallery, and throughout the community.
Events and Programs
Committee works with CAA lead staff person to coordinate artist programs, special events, member and volunteer parties, and organization fundraisers, including the Tour of Homes.
Committee and CAA staff work in good faith to ensure and publicize CAA’s commitment to the Americans with Disabilities Act compliance.
Committee works with CAA lead staff person to build relationships with local, state and national organizations including governmental groups, arts agencies, and other key stakeholders to help ensure the arts are supported at the state level and funding is restored in the legislative budget.