ARTS EXCELLENCE. ARTS FOR EVERY CHILD. ARTS FOR ALL.

The Arcadia Performing Arts Foundation is a community transformation organization that benefits arts education in the schools and all aspects of cultural arts in the West San Gabriel Valley. It supports Arcadia as a cultural destination and youth talent incubator that makes great art accessible to all.

  • Paid school district $707,632 since 2012

  • Donated $148,813 to school groups and Arcadia High School Performing Arts Center

  • Awarded $15,600 in college scholarships

  • Welcomed 110,000 guests in 2018

  • Forbes Non-Profit Council Member

  • President's National Volunteer Award certifying organization

  • Four festivals, two galas, classical series, special celebrations raise critical funds for arts education

  • Arcadia Chinese New Year Festival

  • Arcadia Americana Festival

  • Arcadia STEAM+M Festival

  • Arcadia International Festival

  • Arcadia Classical Series

  • Opening Gala | Spring Gala

  • ArtWork Internship Program

  • Theatre Arts Academy (Summer 2019)

What the Arcadia Performing Arts Foundation and its board with Executive Director Maki Hsieh have done to bring our community together and give students professional experiences is truly extraordinary.
— Congresswoman Judy Chu, 2018 Arcadia Americana Festival