Grow Smarter 's definition

Places, events, and programs where people convene to create a common collective and/or experience

St. pete's Culture and community

A neighborhood’s identity and development are strongly guided by its arts and culture. Levels of investment, especially among low-income communities and communities of color, within arts and culture programs often directly affect subsequent housing, health and transportation movements.

Ensure the arts and culture sector serves current and future communities of color and low-income communities across sectors.

  • Incorporate arts, culture, and equity into planning documents
  • Direct arts and culture funding and programming into communities of color and low-income

Build capacity of disadvantaged communities to influence decisions of local development processes

Arts Job Counts for Pinellas County (NAICS 512, 711, 712)