First Nations Foundation is pleased to announce the beginning of a partnership with Desart for the development of unique financial literacy program for remote Indigenous artist. Desart is the non-profit peak industry body for over forty Central Australian Aboriginal art centres. Art centre members are community-based enterprises, owned and managed by Aboriginal people in their communities. Based in Alice Springs, they provide economic, social and cultural benefits. Desart member’s represent approximately 3000 artists, from sixteen distinct language groups spread across the Central desert region of Australia who reside in communities across South Australia, Western Australia and Northern Territory.
Check out the Desart Video at https://vimeo.com/103207309