CultureWorks http://wyso.org en Culture Works Launches Dayton-Area Cultural Plan With Economic Study http://wyso.org/post/culture-works-launches-dayton-area-cultural-plan-economic-study <p>A study out Thursday says the arts are an important economic driver for the Dayton region. The study, commissioned by cultural advocacy group Culture Works, finds arts nonprofits are responsible for over $160 million in annual spending.</p><p>"Above and beyond the intrinsic benefits that arts and culture provides to the community in so many ways, there actually is an economic impact as well,” said Martine Meredith Collier, who heads Culture Works.</p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Lewis Wallace 42084 at http://wyso.org Culture Works Launches Dayton-Area Cultural Plan With Economic Study WYSO Weekend: June 10, 2012 http://wyso.org/post/wyso-weekend-june-10-2012 <p>Full episode of WYSO Weekend for June 10, 2012 containing the following stories:</p><p>-Jerry Kenney speaks with <span class="st">Martine Meredith Collier </span>from CultureWorks about a write-in campaign that resulted in Dayton being named the number 2 mid-sized city for the arts by American Style Magazine.&nbsp;</p><p>-<a href="http://wyso.org/post/new-ohio-guide-city-neighborhoods-ethnic-enclaves-cleveland">New Ohio Guide: A City of Neighborhoods &ndash; Ethnic Enclaves in Cleveland</a>, by Karen Schaefer</p> Mon, 11 Jun 2012 14:30:00 +0000 Jerry Kenney 17508 at http://wyso.org