About COCA

Mission, Vision & Values


The mission of the Council on Culture & the Arts (COCA) is to serve as a catalyst for development and support of arts and culture in Florida’s capital region.



As a community, Tallahassee and Leon County will embrace the arts as an integral part of its quality of life.



  • We value collaboration and we provide opportunities for residents and visitors to connect with teh creative community. 
  • We value integrity and we engage in transparent and honet practices, striving for excellence in our stewardship over resources. 
  • We value inclusivity within our cultural community and promote the acceptance of diverse individuals, ideas and artistic expressions.