Board Opportunities

Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA)


Centered in Northeast Minneapolis, we serve working artists both here and in geographically and artistically adjacent communities. NEMAA has over 1,400 members, and is best known for producing Art-A-Whirl – the largest annual artist open studio tour in the nation. Our events make connecting with art and artists accessible to an ever-widening audience, both locally and beyond the Twin Cities.

Annual Budget: $500,000 – Earned Income, Individual Contributions, Other


NEMAA is seeking board members with skills in the following areas:

  • Fundraising
  • Legal


  • Number of members currently: 12
  • Meeting frequency:  11 meetings annually
  • Meeting location: Minneapolis
  • Does nonprofit carry liability insurance? Yes


  • Time Expectation: Up to 5 hours/month
  • Financial Contribution Required: Yes
  • Service on Committee Required: Yes
    • Committees: Executive, Finance
  • Length of Term: 3 Years
  • Renewable: Yes

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1500 Jackson St NE, #499 Minneapolis, MN 55413


Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA) strengthens and supports our local artist community with resources, promotion, and fellowship.