Excerpt from the Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development’s 2014/15 – 2016/17 SERVICE PLAN, released in February 2014
“Objective 3.3:British Columbia’s arts and culture sector is vibrant, resilient and recognized for artistic excellence.
• Foster artistic excellence through investments in individual artists and grants to cultural organizations.
• Strengthen engagement in the arts by helping to build relationships between artists and their communities.
• Support the unique role of Aboriginal artists and communities in B.C.’s artistic and cultural life by investing in Aboriginal artists and cultural organizations.
• Develop the artistic and adaptive capacity of the sector. • Engage audiences and artists reflective of the diverse demographics of the province.”
The full Service Plan can be downloaded from the BC government Ministry’s website: