Our partners are at the core of everything we do. We work with dozens of nonprofit organizations and schools to bring meaningful arts experiences to the audiences they serve, from early childhood to after school students to youth and families in crisis to those with physical or mental challenges to seniors.

It’s all about providing access to these groups so they can grow from and contribute to our city’s creative environment at whatever level they can. For a complete listing of our partners, visit our Support page.

Take a look at some of our partner collaborations below:

Activity Bags Delivered to Community Partners

Since people can’t come to WhyArts, WhyArts is coming to the people. Last week, 120 art + fun bags were … Read More

Wallace Helps RCMC Prepare for “A Pop of Color”

“It’s incredibly challenging and liberating working with watercolor.” – WhyArts teaching artist Paula Wallace If you’re a vocalist, how do … Read More

Thanks, NAC! Here’s What We Did with Your Funding

Thanks to a trio of Artist in the Schools grants from the Nebraska Arts Council, WhyArts teaching artists Stephanie Anderson, … Read More

Color, Movement, Imagination Showcased in “Tales from the Sea”

Brightly colored schools of fish. A yellow submarine the Beatles would be proud to call their own. Jellyfish that emitted … Read More

Anderson Announces Departure from WhyArts, Jubenville Named Interim Executive Director

OMAHA – Longtime arts advocate Carolyn Owen Anderson has announced her departure as executive director of WhyArts, a local nonprofit … Read More

Theatre 101: Putting It All Together

Who can put a show together in three days? It’s something the UNMC Munroe-Meyer Institute’s Recreational Therapy Department does twice … Read More