CAST – Community Arts Stabilization Trust


Support for Community Arts Stabilization Trust


CAST was launched in 2013 with an extraordinary gift of $5 million in seed funding from the Kenneth Rainin Foundation.

Members of the CAST Board with

Members of the CAST Board with Jessica Robinson Love of CounterPulse and Darryl Smith of the Luggage Store at a 2013 press conference hosted by the Mayor of San Francisco



Thank you to all the organizations who have generously supported Community Arts Stabilization Trust:





CAST’s individual supporters include Nancy and Steven Oliver, and Shelley Trott, who dedicated her recent Scrivner Award for Creative Grantmaking from the Council on Foundations to the organization.


How You Can Contribute

You can be part of the solution. Join CAST’s efforts to create permanent, affordable space for artists. CAST is building a coalition of supporters including individuals, corporations, foundations and investors to mitigate artist displacement. CAST is a tax-exempt public charity. All donations are tax-deductible as provided by law of section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.