New Research: Chicago Nonprofit Arts and Culture Sector is $2.2 Billion Industry


A new study finds that nonprofit arts and culture organizations and their audiences contribute at least $2.2 billion annually to the Chicago economy. Key findings from the report include:

  • Nonprofit arts and culture organizations are a $2.2 billion industry in Chicago
  • Cultural tourism offers even greater opportunities for growth
  • Chicago outperforms other regions of a similar size
  • Chicago’s arts and culture sector is broad and diverse

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