The Artist Outreach Blog

TCA grants TAO award for a new program!

TCA grants TAO award for a new program!

Texas Commission on the Arts supports The Artist Outreach all year long with many grants for various programs.  TAO has now, been awarded a matching grant to help facilitate our program, Identity of Music:...

TAO’s First Day of School!!

TAO’s First Day of School!!

Next week kicks off our first week of the TAO Fall Programs in public schools! We are very excited to partner with several independent school districts and community centers to offer virtual, in person,...

TAO Summer Programming!

TAO Summer Programming!

This summer, TAO was fortunate enough to partner with the YMCA, Recovery Resource Council, Fort Worth Community Centers, and many others, to offer enriching, educational and therapeutic programs across North Texas!      

Drum Circles for Veterans In Action!!

Drum Circles for Veterans In Action!!

Drum Circles have been used as evidence-based therapy to help broaden the scope of thinking to all participants, but especially those suffering from PTSD.  Our teaching artist staff uses various tools to help veterans...

TCA honors TAO’s Chief Executive

TCA honors TAO’s Chief Executive

TCA (Texas Commission on The Arts) honors TAO’s Chief Executive, Joseph Vincelli, by requesting his assistance in evaluating nearly 20 state-wide non-profit applicants for their fall grant award, Arts Respond Project. This position is...

TAO presents at virtual national conference!

TAO presents at virtual national conference!

The Artist Outreach’s Chief Executive, Joseph Vincelli and Music Producer, Joel McCray present at Koch Industries for Youth Entrepreneurs (YE).  YE had a 3-day virtual national conference and TAO presented 2 programs to their...

TAO turns 8 years old!

TAO turns 8 years old!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, THE ARTIST OUTREACH!! On our eighth anniversary, and during a time of change (during the pandemic), we take a moment to reflect on what we have been able to accomplish as we...

Holloway Family Foundation Continues Support!!

Holloway Family Foundation Continues Support!!

Despite the changes made to budgets and formats for the 2020 grant award season, The Holloway Family Foundation continues its support for The STREAMliners programming in Fort Worth and western Dallas County! We will...

TAO reaches Guidestar’s Top Level!!

TAO reaches Guidestar’s Top Level!!

The Artist Outreach, approaching its eighth year, reaches Guidestar’s Platinum Status of Transparency which states that the information provided to the general public is true and advanced with metrics and showing impact to the...