Shareholder Brendan Lynch, who serves as chairman of United Arts of Central Florida, talked to the Orlando Sentinel about the importance of supporting the arts in Orlando.
This year's annual campaign raised a total of $3,188,603 for local arts groups, theaters, museums and concert halls. The amount is nearly $1 million more than was raised last year.
“We want our kids to experience the emotion and joy that come from all these forms of art,” said Lynch. “It is part of our fabric, part of what makes us human.”
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