Small investment, big payoff
Culture is not only good for the soul, but also the economy. The 1¢ on $10 sales tax yields an outstanding return on investment: SCFD organizations generate $1.8 billion in annual economic activity. They create 10,731 jobs in the community, and spur $520 million annually in tourism. Plus, SCFD funding helps keep admission prices low, and makes it possible for arts and cultural organizations to offer more than 100 FREE Days each year.