Black Belt Treasures Cultural Arts Center owes much gratitude to its ever growing network of Community Partners. These individuals, organizations, and community groups are vested stakeholders who share similar interests, concerns and the desire to create a unified vision for the creative future of Alabama’s Black Belt.

Our Community Partners are as varied as the region we serve, but each is essential to the success and growth of the arts in our region. While this group is ever growing, some of our most dedicated partners include:

A.B.C. Elementary School

Alabama Writers Forum

Alabama Arts Education Association

Alabama Alliance for Arts Education

Alabama Cooperative Extension System

Alabama Department of Tourism

Alabama Folklife Association

Alabama Southern Community College

Alabama State Council on the Arts

Alabama Tombigbee Regional Commission

Alabama’s Black Belt Adventures

AlaTom RC&D

AmeriCorps VISTA

Arts Revive

The Aspen Institute

Auburn University

Auburn University School of Architecture

Bay River Arts Guild

Birmingham Junior League

Black Belt Adventures

Black Belt Community Foundation

Black Belt Heritage Area

Black Belt Treasures Guild Volunteers

Bullock County Arts Council & Tourism

Camden Christian Academy

Camden School of Arts & Technology

Camden United Methodist Church

Cedar Park Elementary

Center for Rural Entrepreneurship

The Center for the Study of the Black Belt

Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

City of Butler

City of Camden

City of Gordo

City of Thomasville

Clarke Prep School

Coleman Center for the Arts

Colonial Trailways

Community Foundation of South Alabama

Community Neighbors Bank

Dallas County Chamber of Commerce/Tourism

Dalraida Elementary School

Evergreen Public Library

F.S. Ervin Elementary School

Gee’s Bend Collective

Gee’s Bend Nutrition Center

Greenville Chamber of Commerce

Grove Hill Arts Council

H.I.P.P.Y. of Wilcox County

Historic Gaineswood

J.E. Hobbs Elementary School

Kathryn Tucker Windham Museum

Meadowview Elementary

Monroe County Chamber of Commerce

McDaniel United Methodist Church in Brent

Monroe Academy

Monroe County Courthouse Museum

Morgan Academy

National Association of Development Organizations (NADO)

North America Tour Organization (NATO)

Orrville Antique Tractor and Art Show

The Painted Shovel

Perry County Chamber of Commerce

The Red Door Theater

Selma Arts Guild

Sew Bernina’s

Shelby County Arts Guild

Southwest Alabama Tourism

Stonehenge Gallery


Susie’s, LLC

That’s Sew Gee’s Bend

Thomasville Elementary School

Thomasville Tourism

Town-Country National Bank

University of Alabama

University of Alabama Center for Economic Development

University of Alabama College of Arts & Sciences

University of West Alabama

U.S. Jones Elementary School

Wares Ferry Elementary School

Wilcox Academy

Wilcox Area Chamber of Commerce

Wilcox ArtWorks

Wilcox County Board of Education

Wilcox Historical Society

Wilcox Printing

Wilcox County Public Library

In addition, our work would not be possible without the continuing support of every artist, stakeholder, and city and county government within BBTCAC’s nineteen county service area.

*updated February 3, 2015. Please note: We strive for accuracy in preparing this list of Guild Contributions. If your name has been omitted or incorrectly reported, please accept our sincere apologies and contact us immediately.