To provide visual art education to Rowan County through exhibitions, classes for children and adults, and outreach programs in the community.
To transform lives and inspiring community through outstanding and accessible arts education.
To eliminate illiteracy by offering free, private, one-on-one instruction for those who wish to improve their basic reading, writing, and English-speaking skills, and by providing free training for volunteers.
To promote the arts in Union County as an essential component of community life.
To advance the understanding of craft by encouraging and supporting research, scholarship and professional development in the United States.
The mission of Tryon Fine Arts Center is to serve as the creative driving force for live performances, arts education, exhibits and community partnerships in the foothills community.
To build better communities through support and advocacy of the arts.
To entertain and enlighten audiences in Raleigh, the Triangle region, and the state North Carolina, and beyond by performing world class professional ballet.
To preserve, document and share the rich stories that historic and contemporary quilts tell about our nation's diverse people and communities.
To provide quality music instruction for children from low-income families.