Founded in 2000, Tillamook County Arts Network (TCAN) a 501(c)(3) whose mission is to strengthen, encourage and illuminate the arts in Tillamook County, believes a vital arts/culture presence is essential to a healthy community and partners with Oregon Coast Council for the Arts and Visit Tillamook Coast—Tillamook County’s tourism dept. TCAN maintains a vibrant web presence and is governed and managed by its board of directors and guided by its strategic plan.