CultureSource presents programs to its members year-round, offering opportunities for dialogue and networking with one another, learning from local and national industry leaders, and convening for collaborative discussions. Programs are hosted at member locations around Southeast Michigan, providing exposure to our host members and occasions to see other's programs first-hand. 

CultureSource programs include


Meetings featuring local and national leaders, discussing the impact that the arts and culture sector has within the larger community.

On May 3, 2016, leaders from the region's largest organizations, including the DIA, DSO, MOT and The Henry Ford, spoke about the current cultural landscape and what their organizations are doing to diversify programs and audiences. 


Professional development programs helping you to build capacity and streamline your organization. 


Informal networking opportunities designed for all levels of member organizations to build relationships and identify new connections.


Small, roundtable discussions with like-minded individuals focused on a specific topic. Our regular COO roundtables, and upcoming CEO roundtables, foster productive dialogue around issues and themes pertaining across member organizations. 

Random Acts of Culture

With support from the Quicken Loans Community Investment Fund, CultureSource presents Random Acts of Culture in Spring 2018. With the Random Acts of Culture initiative, CultureSource strives to support cultural organizations in presenting experiences outside of traditional venues, cultivating new audiences through fun and surprising “random acts” that infuse public spaces with creative expression. Click here for more information and to apply by December 31, 2017. An info session will be held on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, 4:30-5:30pm at SocraTea (71 Garfield, Detroit).