Mission, Vision, Values

Our Vision

The profile and the impact of the Arts in Calgary and Alberta is strong.

Our Mission

Build capacity in arts leaders, organizations and the sector as a whole.

Our Values

  • Artistic expression is essential to the well-being of the individual and the community.
  • Collaboration and personal interaction are the hallmarks of Foundation functioning.
  • We lead by example.


Our Guiding Principles

  • The philanthropic efforts of Drs. Ted and Lola Rozsa in supporting the Arts and promoting good arts management practices are honored.
  • Gaps and opportunities in the arts sector are addressed.
  • Foundation initiatives include a variety of artistic genres and company sizes that appeal to differing demographics.
  • Encouragement of artistic innovation in the context of achieving positive operating results.
  • Community engagement in the Arts is enhanced.
  • Organizational sustainability and internal systems development are the funding priority.