More than one-third of our funding goes directly to arts and cultural programs because we understand the psychological and spiritual value of our work for all Utahns.
Libraries reduce social exclusion and isolation and contribute to community cohesion.
“ARTS and CULTURE are constant sources of economic growth during both good and difficult economic times. Specifically, ARTS and CULTURE policies and programs increase the economy in states by attracting businesses, creating new jobs, INCREASING TAX REVENUES, and promoting tourism.”
National Conference of State Legislatures