the membership brochure - the Cultural Council of Indian
Membership Levels 2016
Cultural Council of Indian River County
2041 14th Avenue, Vero Beach, FL 32960
772-770-4857 - Cultural-Council.org
__Artist Registry: (circle one) Visual, Musician, Author, Performer: $75
__Band, Performing Troupe: $100
__Nonprofit Gallery, Co-op: $150
__Nonprofit Club, Association or School: $225
__Nonprofit with Operating Budget over $1 Million: $350
__Individual Patron: $500
Date:____________________________New Member____ Renewal____
City: ______________________________ State____ Zip_____________
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Enjoy the Benefits of Membership
Arts & Cultural Event Guide: Our popular 78 page full-color brochure has become
THE trusted reference guide to coordinate and promote our members’ important
cultural happenings each year. Its annual pre-season distribution of 28,000 copies
reaches all corners of our county and its many visitors.
Print & Online Advertising: The Cultural Connection featuring members’ events,
sponsored by Aaron’s Hearing Center, appears every Monday in the Press Journal’
from Indian River County to Stuart. In addition, the weekend’s events appear online
at InsideIndianRiver.com. Our E-mail subscribers receive the events in our Monday
e-mail blast to over 2000 subscribers.
Website: Find information on classes and workshops, special events, PR and media
services, art resources, Art in Public Places and member listings at Cultural-Council.
The Arts & Cultural Online Event Calendar, CulturalCalendar.org, is updated with
events every 48 hours. Members’ events are also posted on Facebook and Twitter each
Radio Promotion: Local radio programs publicize CCIRC members’ events. The
Rhett Palmer Show (1370 AM) plays the cultural calendar each weekday from 8-10
am and again from 3-5 pm. A preview of upcoming events is featured on Bob Soos’
Thursday’s weekly Morning Magazine interview. (1490 AM). The Cultural Connection
with Willi Miller offers members an opportunity to promote their events via an
interview on this half hour show every Monday afternoon from 5 to 5:30 p.m. on
WAXE 1370 AM, 107.9 FM & 94.7 FM. Highlights of the month’s events are broadcast
daily on WQCS 88.9 FM and Marcia Littlejohn’’s Talk of the Town airs on Saturday and
Sunday following the second Wednesday of the month. There is a half hour weekly
Arts in Depth TV interview with focus on our member organizations.
Opportunities for Networking: A quarterly Cultural “Art of Networking” happy hour
event provides opportunities to network with other cultural supporters and nonprofits.
A special Art of Networking is held in September to unveil the Arts & Cultural Events
Celebrate the Arts Festival: This popular festival in Riverside Park offers free booth
space to members as a “pre-season” event for locals to learn about our members’
events for the upcoming season. This festival is held on a Saturday in the fall.
Cultural Information Center: Brochures, flyers & announcements are displayed in
our office in Downtown Vero Beach for residents and visitors seeking information and
ideas on things to do.
Cultural Concierge Service: Members selling tickets will have the added benefit
of the Concierge Service. This service assists tourists, visitors and local residents,
providing the best of arts and cultural event information in Indian River County. The
Service will purchase tickets, when asked, for its clients to events they wish to attend.
Honor Those Who Advance the Arts: Members are eligible to nominate Indian River
County cultural leaders for the annual Laurel Awards program. These awards have
recognized a diverse range of cultural excellence in our county since 1995.