We have a working Board and volunteers, no employees or office.
The Community Arts Council of Richmond (CACR) is a Federally and
Provincially registered, not for profit charity,
We have been operating in Richmond since prior to 1970.
Our purpose is to provide and broaden opportunities for citizens of all
ages to participate in, and benefit from. the Creative Arts. This
includes, but is not limited to, supporting and exploring new avenues to
provide workshops, public events, exhibitions, classes, performances
and special programs.
Each year we do our best to produce quality exhibitions, programs etc. that support and enhance the arts. We "speak" for the arts, are invested in and contribute to the arts because we believe that the Arts is able to build bridges between communities, that it makes a difference in everyone's life. To imagine a world without art is to imagine a depressed dead world. We must never forget that ART CHANGES PEOPLE AND PEOPLE CHANGE THE WORLD!
Our long history has given us immense experience in working with and for the Creative Arts. During this extensive period we have: