2011

Legislative Update: Congress Agrees to President’s Arts Budget Request

(December 16, 2011) Last night, a bi-partisan congressional budget deal was reached that includes $146,255,000 in funding for the National Endowment for the Arts. This represents a cut of almost 6% from last year’s NEA funding level of $155 million, … More

The Creative Coalition Presents Art & Soul to Democratic Governors Association

Los Angeles, CA (December 6, 2011) – This evening, members of The Creative Coalition will present, Art & Soul Lives! — a series of readings from the recently published book, ART & SOUL —  at the Democratic Governors Association Annual … More

The Creative Coalition Leads Entertainment Industry Delegation to Israel

Delegates to Meet With President Peres and Prime Minister Netanyahu – Focus on Arts, Culture and Policy Tel Aviv, Israel (November 13, 2011): Today, The Creative Coalition announced the organization will lead a 21-member delegation through Israel to meet with … More

Art & Soul Book Launches in Los Angeles

Stars Unite To Celebrate and Support the Arts Photographed by Brian Smith / Edited by Robin Bronk WHAT: ART & SOUL: STARS UNITE TO CELEBRATE AND SUPPORT THE ARTS Leaders of film and television will gather at this book signing event in … More

Stars Stand Up Against Bullying

The Creative Coalition and WWE® Shoot PSA Los Angeles, CA (September 16, 2011): Today, The Creative Coalition and WWE will continue shooting a public service announcement (PSA) campaign in support of their be a STAR (Show Tolerance And Respect) anti-bullying initiative. As part … More

The Creative Coalition Honors HYSTERIA With Spotlight Initiative Award

Award Dinner and Presentation Tomorrow Night During the Toronto International Film Festival Toronto, ON (September 14, 2011) — Feature film HYSTERIA starring Academy Award® nominee Maggie Gyllenhaal, Hugh Dancy, Jonathan Pryce, Rupert Everett and Felicity Jones will be honored by … More

‘be a STAR’ Co-Founders To Speak At National Press Club

STAMFORD, September 6, 2011 – be a STAR co-founders WWE (NYSE:WWE) and The Creative Coalition (www.TheCreativeCoalition.org) announced today that representatives from the be a STAR alliance (http://beastaralliance.org/) have been invited to address The National Press Club in Washington DC today, … More

The Creative Coalition Rolls Out Additional Spotlight Initiative Award Recipients

HYSTERIA, Michelle Monaghan, and Juliette Lewis to Join Fellow Award Winners Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick, David Paymer, Morgan Spurlock, Roland Emmerich  Presenters and Hosts Include RhysIfans, Kathy Baker, Justin Bartha, Chace Crawford, Allison Janney, Ron Perlman, Gerard Butler    Toronto, ON (August … More

Something Ventured Selected As Newest Spotlight Initiative Film

New York, NY (August 29, 2011): The Creative Coalition announced today that Something Ventured, a documentary directed by Emmy-Award-winning filmmakers Dan Geller and Dayna Goldfine that looks at the creation of the venture capital industry, has been selected for the organization’s prestigious Spotlight … More

The White House Selects Blue Star Families And The Creative Coalition As Champions Of Change

Obama Administration Recognizes Military Suicide Prevention PSA Campaign Washington, D.C. (August 25, 2011) — Today, CEO of The Creative Coalition Robin Bronk and Laura Dempsey, Chairman of Blue Star Families will meet with the White House’s Office of Public Engagement … More