INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — All over the country, people are celebrating National Arts Education Week. During the week, the Arts Council of Indianapolis aims to promote, advance and help preserve the role of arts education in local schools.
The Art Council’s annual grants program also paves the way to fund organizations that support local artists throughout the city.
Watch the video to hear more from the Art Council’s director of grants, Rishard Allen, about the impact the arts have had on his own life and its effect he’s seen it make on education in Indianapolis.
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