ILLINOIS ARTS COUNCIL AGENCY PROGRAMS
GREATER TOGETHER CULTURAL ACCESSIBILITY SUMMIT
In recognition of the 25th anniversary of the ADA, Shawn Donnelley and Nora Daley have created Chicago’s first Cultural Accessibility Summit geared towards the leaders of cultural institutions. The summit will empower and motivate top level officials to make their cultural institutions accessible to visitors with disabilities.
ADA 25 FOR 25 CULTURAL ACCESS PROJECT
The ADA 25 for 25 Cultural Access Project seeks 25 or more cultural partner organizations who will commit to increase accessible programs and services in 2015, learn about best practices and announce accessibility plans for the future. The program is led by ADA 25 Chicago, the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, the City of Chicago Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities, Illinois Arts Council Agency, Arts Alliance Illinois, Equip for Equality and the Chicago Cultural Accessibility Consortium (CCAC).
ABOUT ILLINOIS ARTS COUNCIL AGENCY
The Illinois Arts Council Agency was created as a state agency by the Illinois General Assembly in 1965. The IACA serves the people of Illinois through a variety of grants and services, primarily geared to Support Illinois’ Arts Sector, Advance Arts Education and Foster Creativity and Working Artists.