|Business and Arts South Africa (BASA)|
Business and Arts South Africa (NPC) was founded in 1997 as a joint initiative of the Department of Arts and Culture and the corporate sector, a public/private partnership, as part of a strategy to secure greater involvement in the arts from businesses operating within South Africa.
Established as a section 21 Company, Business and Arts South Africa (NPC) is accountable to its stakeholders – to its corporate members, government, and to the arts community. Business and Arts South Africa (NPC) is constituted in terms of the Companies Act and is registered as a Public Benefit Organisation.
Its core business is to promote mutually beneficial, equitable, and sustainable business arts partnerships that will, over the long term, benefit the broader community.