UMI Arts Funding Partners
UMI arts values the partnerships we strive to strengthen and maintain.
We understand and appreciate the significance of growing partnership with like minded organisations that share the same belief as us and this is that aboriginal and torres strait islander arts and culture have an inspirational and transformational effect on those who are most vulnerable and disadvantaged.
Our valued FUNDING partners include:
Australian Government, Department of Communications and the ARTS
Supported through the Australian Government’s Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support program
Australian Government, Australia Council for the Arts
Supported through the Australia Councils Visual Arts Craft Strategy
The Visual Arts and Crafts Strategy (VACS)
Supported by the Visual Arts and Crafts Strategy, an initiative of the Australian, State and Territory Governments
UMI Arts is assisted by the Queensland Government, through Arts Queensland
umi arts also GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGES the following partners
Tourism and Events Queensland
Supported by Tourism and Events Queensland Regional Development Program
The Visual Arts and Craft Strategy (VACS)
Supported by the Visual Arts and Craft Strategy, an initiative of the Australian, State and Territory Governments
The Australia Council - National Indigenous Arts Infrastructure Program - Building Organisation (NIAIP)
Supported by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body
Cairns Regional Council Partnership Grant
The UMI Arts Indigenous Markets are supported by the Cairns Regional Council
Cairns Regional Council Esplanade
The UMI Arts Indigenous Markets are assisted by the Cairns Esplanade, Cairns Regional Council.
The Australia Council - Skills and Arts Development for Organisations
UMI Arts Annual event Big Talk One Fire is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body
The Queensland Government Gambling Community Benefit Fund
The purchase of a 4WD vehicle for UMI Arts was funded by the Queensland Government's Gambling Community Benefit Fund"
The Reef Hotel Casino Community Benefit Fund
A collection of musical instruments and equipment for UMI Arts music programs was proudly funded by the Queensland Government's Reef Hotel Casino Community Benefit Fund
Arts Queensland - Backing Indigenous Arts
The UMI Arts Markets project has received financial assistance from the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland's Backing Indigenous Arts program