Estacada News features Youth Arts for Change Event

Students at Estacada Middle School have been learning about photography as a means of creative expression, and the products of their exploration will soon be available for community members to view.

CCAA Announces Team Updates

The Arts Alliance is excited to announce the promotion of Suzi Anderson to Programs Coordinator! Suzi will lead the coordination of several key programs for the Arts Alliance and Cultural Coalition, including the Artist Exhibit Program, Art Extravaganza, and the... Read More »

News Now 2017 Archives

Clackamas County Arts Alliance brings you News Now each month with feature articles, opportunities and news.

Juan Young Trust Grant Received!

We are delighted to announce a recent grant of $7,500 from Juan Young Trust. We send a huge Thank You to the Trust for four consecutive years of supporting our Youth Arts for Change program! More information on our Youth... Read More »

2017 Cultural Coalition Grant Recipients

Congratulations to our 2017 Clackamas County Cultural Coalition Project Grant Recipients! The Project Grants are awarded annually for arts, heritage and/or humanities based projects.

Arts Alliance collaborates with Todos Juntos

Partnerships and collaborations are not just buzzwords at the Clackamas County Arts Alliance, but are the core of all we do. Through forging relationships with Clackamas County organizations, agencies, educational institutions and artists we are able to provide a wide... Read More »

Shout Out to Lisa Smith, YAC Program Coordinator

Lisa Smith Clackamas County Arts Alliance Youth Arts For Change Program Coordinator Article in November 2, 2016 Wilsonville Spokesman A lifelong passion evolving…. Coming to Clackamas Community College Nov. 7, Portland-based photographer and Oregon transplant Lisa Smith is bringing 15... Read More »

CCAA receives Heart of Service award from Parrott Creek

Parrott Creek Child & Family Services presented Clackamas County Arts Alliance with the Heart of Service award during a reception for invited guests on November 2, 2016 at Ainsworth House. The award recognized the excellent and productive collaboration offered by... Read More »

Arts & Economic Prosperity 5 – Volunteer Opportunity

The Arts Mean Business The Clackamas County Arts Alliance has joined Arts & Economic Prosperity 5, a national study measuring the economic impact of nonprofit arts and culture organizations and their audiences. The research study is being conducted by Americans... Read More »

CCAA receives Oregon Arts Commission Grant

Clackamas County Arts Alliance among the 127 arts organizations that received more than $1.2 million in Operating Support Grants from the Oregon Arts Commission! Whether designing giant sea sculptures from ocean trash or raising the bar for contemporary dance choreography,... Read More »

Youth Theatre for Change offers outlet for young voices

Youth Theatre for Change offers outlet for young voices Clackamas Review August 3, 2016 by Ellen Spitaleri “Seek first to understand, then to be understood,” said Kirk Mouser, adding, “Our youth in Clackamas County hold the key to our future.”... Read More »

Arts Alliance Did you know?

Did you know? The Clackamas County Arts Alliance sends a report each week to the Clackamas County Board of Commissioners sharing a couple of arts and culture events taking place in Clackamas County! Each Thursday the Board of County Commissioners holds... Read More »

Youth Arts for Change Comics Group Program

The Youth Arts for Change Program wrapped up another successful Comics Group Program! In it’s third year, this collaborative project with Parrott Creek Child and Family Services teaches drawing and illustration as a tool to facilitate acquisition of positive skills... Read More »

Shop AmazonSmile – Support the Arts Alliance

What is AmazonSmile? AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Clackamas County Arts Alliance (listed as Arts Action Alliance Foundation) every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the... Read More »