Mission and Vision

Mission Statement  |  To entertain, educate and enrich through the arts


Vision Statement  |  The Franke Center for the Arts will be recognized as a leader and premier destination in South Central Michigan for performing arts.


Value Statements  |  The Franke Center values:

Education and enrichment for people of all ages, particularly youth

Excellence in programming, operations, and governance

Fiscal responsibility and good stewardship of community support

High quality performing arts

Individual and corporate philanthropy

Ongoing engagement of and with donors, patrons, artists, organizations, volunteers, and businesses

The fundamental significance and dignity of all individuals and their diverse traditions, heritages, and experiences

The preservation, utilization, and maintenance of the Franke Center, its structure, and history