Impact & Financials

COMPAS has brought art into the lives of thousands of Minnesotans all across the state. You are invited to learn more about our impact and transparency.

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Impact: Why the Arts Matter

The arts have long been used to aid in healing, provide a means of expression, nurture academic growth, and build strong, cohesive communities. Download and read The Art of Creative Positive Change and learn how!

Financials & Annual Reports

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Charities Review Council: Meet Standards Seal

We are proud to meet the Charities Review Council standards for nonprofit transparency and excellence.

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COMPAS is an arts education nonprofit that puts creativity in the hands of Minnesotans, regardless of their age, background, or skills. Based in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metro area, COMPAS teaching artists deliver creative experiences and arts programming across Minnesota.

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This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.