AIRIE, Inc. cooperates with Everglades National Park’s Volunteers-in-Parks program to manage the residency. Since 2009, AIRIE, Inc. has been incorporated as a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization with the sole mission of supporting the Artists in Residence in Everglades program at Everglades National Park through fundraising and producing special projects. The Park provides administrative staff (Board Members and Rangers co-administer the program), a live-work space in the Pine Island area, and access to the Everglades’ 1.5 million acres. AIRIE, Inc. coordinates the selection process and special events or opportunities for AIRIE Fellows.
More information on the program can be found at Everglades National Park’s AIRIE page.