b"effectively. The grants encompass a wideBMI Sponsor Info (Pty) Ltd range of activity, attracting corporate sectorwww.bmisportinfo.co.zasupport and, where possible, BASA leveragesBofA Securities the arts or culture project further through itswww.bofaml.comown media partnerships.Breinstorm Brand Architects www.breinstorm.co.za BOARDBurning GrooveCharmaine Soobramoney (Chairman),www.bgmusic.co.zaMandie van der Spuy (Deputy Chairman),BUZ PublicityRESEARCHKojo Baffoe, Kathy Berman, Devi Sankareewww.buz.co.zaBASA has a raft of research documentsGovender, Ashraf Johaardien (CEO), HiltonCape Town Opera primarily drawn from our Biannual ArtsTrackLawler, Khanyi Mamba, Unathi Malunga,www.capetownopera.co.zaResearch, the BASA Supporting GrantsMakgati Molebatsi, Zingisa Motloba, DrChristine Mouton & Associates programme, the BASA Awards, our other arts- Yacoob Abba Omar, and Mirna Wessels. www.cmoutonassociates.co.zabased initiatives, and ad-hoc research projects.DALRO This data provides crucial insights into best MEMBERSHIP www.dalro.co.zapractice and shifts and trendsall of whichBASA has diverse members, ranging from are being used to inform the next generationlarge corporates to small businesses, and artsDeskLink Media of arts-business partnerships and to createorganisations. To support our members inwww.desklink.co.zaopportunitiesunderlining BASAs value toleveraging valuable partnerships betweenDistell (Pty) Ltd government, business and the arts sector.business and the arts, we provide variouswww.distell.co.zabenefits, such as research, resources,Erin HallPROGRAMMESsupport, information, arts-based initiativeswww.erinhall.co.zaBASA is committed to ensuring the relevanceand networking opportunities. A range ofEyethu Lifestyle Centre and sustainability of the arts in society, bymembership packages are available to suitwww.eyethulifestylecentre.africaoffering innovative programmes providingspecific strategic needs. Fa'kugesi African Digital Innovation Festival and supporting knowledge transfer, skillswww.fakugesi.co.zadevelopment, and training within the cultural MEMBERSFasken Martineau and creative sectors. In this way, BASAAbsa Group Limitedwww.fasken.comprovides agency and access for the arts sectorwww.absa.africa/absaafrica FCB Africa to support its engagement with the businesswww.fcb.co.zasector, helping to make arts organisationsAfrican Robots opportunity ready. www.africanrobots.net FEDA Festival Alanro (Pty) Ltdwww.fedafestival.co.za AWARDSFirst National Bank FNB The prestigious annual BASA Awards areArt Timeswww.fnb.co.zaSouth Africas only awards honouringwww.artitmes.co.za Flatline Music business-arts partnerships. These partnerships,Arte Mea www.flatlinemusic.co.zasponsorships, initiatives and supportartSMartFlight Mode Studio programmes are critical to growth, jobflightmodestudio.comcreation and diversity in the artsandwww.artsmart.co.zaFlux Trends broader society itself. The event is attendedArtfundiwww.fluxtrends.comby captains of industry, BASA members,www.artfundi.com FNB Art Joburg and representatives of government and theArtinsure www.artjoburg.cominternational community. www.artinsure.co.za Food Lovers Holdings (Pty) LtdSUPPORTING GRANTSAspire Art Auctionswww.foodloversmarket.co.zaFunded by an allocation from DSAC, thewww.aspireart.net Freshly Minced BASA Supporting Grant programmeAssociation for the Visual Artswww.freshlyminced.co.zacontinues to serve as a mechanism throughwww.ava.co.za Gauteng Institue for Architecture which business and the arts can engagewww.gifa.org.zaBahale Arts and Marketing Counciland achieve mutual benefit. Through thesetinyurl.com/y3343hsu GFI Art Gallery grants, BASA equips artists/arts organisationswww.gfiartgallery.comwith the tools to support an approach toBaz-Art NPC Gilfillan Scott-Berninga potential sponsor, and to provide such awww.baz-art.co.za www.lifewithart.comsponsor with the wherewithal to leverageBetween 10and5Gordon Institute of Business Science GIBS the proposed partnership, and its marketing,www.10and5.com www.gibs.co.za21"