Rockaway Artists Alliance (RAA) is a non-for-profit 501(c)(3) arts organization headquartered on the Rockaway peninsula. RAA’s mission is to encourage and engage residents of its community, particularly its youth and seniors, in the arts and cultural activities. RAA programs include visual art exhibitions; literary events; and art classes for adults. RAA partners with other NYC cultural institutions and arts organizations in a concerted effort to bring many art forms and experiences to the residents of the geographically isolated peninsula. RAA strives to offer artistic and cultural experiences to all community members.