Carnegie Mission Statement
“The Carnegie Center for the Arts is a private nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting personal growth, self-expression, and appreciation of the visual, literary, and performing arts among the people of southwestern Michigan, through exhibits, performances, and participatory experiences.”

Board of Directors

Ben Smith, President

Larry Clark, Vice President

Fred Grunert, Secretary

Charlene  Chase, Treasurer

James Allen

Gary Armstrong

Sharon Bippus

Vic Eichler

Julie Howe

Tom Miles

Michael Northrop

Peggy Ruggles

Donna Grubbs, Executive Director

The Carnegie Center for the Arts is a 501 (C) 3 nonprofit agency supported by individual and corporate memberships and grants from  the St. Joseph County United Way, the Irving S. Gilmore Foundation, the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs, Arts Council for Greater Kalamazoo, Three Rivers Woman’s Club (GFWC), the Mittler Family Foundation, EverGreen Foundation, Fiber Converters Foundation Inc., Geraldine Tase Trust, City of Three Rivers,  and the Wong Foundation.  We sincerely thank ALL of you for your support!  YOU make everything we do possible!