Our Partners are nonprofit arts and culture organizations, individual artists, arts-related businesses and other nonprofits using art to further their missions and contribute to the Metro’s vibrancy and economic well-being. We turn to our Partners to help sustain and nurture a community where creativity thrives and enhances the lives of all our citizens.
To view the benefits of being a Partner with us or to apply, click here.
Nonprofit Organization Partners
Act Up Theatre
Act Up Theatre is a nonprofit 501c3 organization, started in 2010 in Fargo, ND-Moorhead, MN to provide musical performing opportunities to high school and college students with a focus on productions that “save and change lives by positively instigating social change”.
Angels of the Muse
Angels of the Muse provides quality musical entertainment, focusing upon those populations most vulnerable and isolated within the Fargo-Moorhead area of North Dakota and Minnesota.
Arts Access for All
Arts Access for All provides information and assistance to arts, cultural and historical organizations in Western Minnesota and Eastern North Dakota to provide accommodations for people who have a disability
The Celebration of Women and their Music was founded in 1998 by Deb Jenkins, Fargo, renowned blues singer, chef, and caterer. Over the years the show has featured regional women performing a variety of musical genres from popular to classical.
Creative plains foundation is dedicated to providing art education opportunities that nurture, support, and inspire youth in our community.
Improving the lifestyle of the community through a comprehensive system of parks and programs.
Built in 1926 as a cinema and vaudeville theatre, the beautifully restored Fargo Theatre now serves as an art house theatre featuring independent and foreign film. The Theatre is also Fargo’s hottest downtown venue for concerts and other live events.
The Fiber Arts Festival is a relaxed, informal day that everyone in the family can enjoy.
Fine Arts Club
The Fine Arts Club is a vibrant nonprofit association serving the region of Fargo and West Fargo in North Dakota and Moorhead, Minnesota.
FM Area Music Club supports 13 school and college music scholarships every year. The public is welcome to attend monthly programs by area musicians
For over 45 years, the Fargo Moorhead Area Youth Symphonies have provided a rigorous orchestral experience which challenges dedicated youth to reach their full potential musically and personally and emerge as dynamic members of their community.
The FMBallet is Fargo-Moorhead’s professional ballet performance company. Performing not only in the FM area but around the region and the United States.
Fargo-Moorhead Choral Artists
The mission of the Fargo-Moorhead Choral Artists is to provide an outlet for musicians who are passionate about singing at a high performance level and preserving the treasured art form of choral music for the enjoyment of audiences throughout the region.
Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre
The mission of the Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre is to provide theatrical and educational opportunities to engage and enrich the greater community.
Fargo-Moorhead Gay Men’s Chorus
Fargo-Moorhead Gay Men’s Chorus is a group of Gay/Bi/Supportive men/male identified people aged Youth to Adult in the Fargo-Moorhead area, who love to sing and want to share their talents with the broader community, providing its members with an atmosphere of integrity, honesty and mutual respect.
The FM Golden Notes Band
The FM Golden Notes’ mission is to provide an entry-level musical experience for older adults (with a minimum of age 50 as a guideline) including both beginners and those who have not participated in a band for many years.
The Fargo-Moorhead Opera Company brings high quality opera experiences for any and all members of our community and region.
The Fargo-Moorhead Symphony Orchestra
The Fargo-Moorhead Symphony Orchestra enriches our community through the power of live music that educates, entertains, and inspires.
Fargo-Moorhead Visual Artists
Fargo Moorhead Visual Artists’ mission is to promote and support quality visual arts in the Fargo Moorhead area by educating and encouraging visual artists and their communities.
Freedom Resource Center
Freedom Resource Center’s mission is to provide services that increase independence for people with disabilities.
Gooseberry Park Players
Gooseberry Park Players provides young people with a unique educational and multi-generational summer theatre experience.
Great Plains Harmony
GPH is a chorus of fifty men who perform a variety of music from barbershop to vocal jazz to gospel to choral arrangements. Our focus is to perform at the highest musical level and to entertain our audiences.
The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to preserving the history of Clay County and presenting its rich heritage with exhibitions, events, and programming.
Kicks Band of Fargo-Moorhead
The Kicks Band’s mission is to educate, perform, communicate and preserve America’s original art, Jazz.
Lake Agassiz Concert Band
The LACB’s goal is to provide the community with free, outstanding musical performances; to create an artistic outlet for serious wind and percussion performers in the area; and to perform challenging traditional and contemporary wind band music.
The Learning Bank
Learning Bank provides cultural experiences to young people in the FM Area.
The Master Chorale of Fargo-Moorhead
The Master Chorale is a community chorus made up of a diverse group of area musicians representing all walks of life who share a passion for choral music. As a non-profit organization, The Master Chorale is committed to enhancing, educating and promoting the community’s choral music experience.
New Rivers Press
New Rivers Press publishes the best literary fiction, nonfiction, and poetry written by new and emerging authors from around Minnesota and the world. We find our manuscripts through three global contests and general submission periods. Check out our submission guidelines and contest deadlines under our submissions tab.
Nordic Culture Clubs
The Nordic Culture Clubs is a nonprofit alliance of the six Scandinavian clubs with a mission to preserve, celebrate and perpetuate Nordic cultures.
Plains Art Museum
Plains Art Museum connects art, artists, and audiences to foster creative, resilient, and welcoming communities.
Prairie Public Broadcasting
Prairie Public Broadcasting provides quality radio, television, and public media services that educate, involve, and inspire the people of the prairie region.
Conserving, interpreting, and sharing the heritage and legacy of Randolph H. Probstfield Family Farm.
Quilters’ Guild of North Dakota
Spread the joy of quilting!
Red River Dance
Red River Dance provides quality instruction, choreography, and performance opportunities for dancers of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds by valuing integrity, relationships, growth, adaptability, and creativity.
Red River Theatre Organ Society
The RRTOS was chartered in 1965 – ten years after the start of the parent organization, the American Theatre Organ Society. Its membership is comprised of organ enthusiasts, organists, and technicians from the Fargo/Moorhead area. It is one of over 83 chapters in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Australia.
Red River Valley Woodcarvers
The Red River Valley Woodcarvers’ mission is to promote camaraderie among woodcarvers and encourage the continuance of the art through education, public display, and civic involvement.
Red River Watercolor Society
The Red River Watercolor Society is a non-profit, international organization of volunteer art lovers who strive to advance the appreciation and education of the community and artists at all levels about watermedia.
Red River Zoo
As conservation leaders, the Red River Zoo connects our community to nature and inspires people to help save species.
Every child deserves the opportunity to be touched by music. Resonate works to make that happen.
Rourke Art Museum
The Rourke Art Museum educates and inspires our community through the collection, presentation and preservation of the region’s and the world’s artistic heritage. Its programs for all ages focus on creativity, understanding, and a deep respect for all cultural and artistic traditions.
The Spirit Room’s mission is to enrich lives through community focused engagement and promotion of Creative, Contemplative, and Healing Arts.
The Human Family
The Human Family is a non-partisan 501(c)(3) founded to change our communities through art. The mission of The Human Family is to educate, engage and facilitate discussion around local and word-wide human rights topics through the work of filmmakers and artists.
Theatre B is a non-profit organization whose mission is to invigorate civic conversation through intimate and transformative storytelling.
Tin Roof Theatre Company
The Tin Roof Theatre Company is a non-profit theatre collective whose goal is to produce high-quality, challenging theatrical productions focusing primarily on American classics that entertain, enrich, and educate the community.
West Fargo Public Library
By connecting individuals with information, ideas and with each other, the West Fargo Public Library enriches lives and strengthens the community.