Minnesota Citizens for the Arts

The Outdoors and Us

4/22/04 1. First Hearing Scheduled for Arts and Culture Amendment 2. The Outdoors and Us 3. Online Advocacy Center...

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President Bush’s Arts Funding Increase

3/31/04 1. Ask Congress to Support President Bush’s Arts Funding Increase. Today is National Arts Advocacy Day. 2. HELP PASS THE “ARTS AND CULTURE AMENDMENT” in the Minnesota Legislature. Volunteer! 3. It’s easy to be an...

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Arts and Culture Amendment

3/22/04 URGENT: ASK YOUR LEGISLATORS TO “SUPPORT THE ARTS AND CULTURE AMENDMENT” Call or email your legislators this week through MCA’s DESKTOP LOBBYIST BACKGROUND There is a bill moving swiftly through the legislature (SF401...

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Governor’s Budget Makes No More Arts Cuts

3/6/04 Governor Pawlenty released yesterday a proposal to solve the state’s new $165 million deficit. We are happy to report that the proposal does not include any more arts cuts. Unfortunately, the proposal also does not restore any of the...

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Arts Jobs Lost

2/26/04 1. Arts Jobs Lost to State Funding Cuts 2. 450 Arts Advocates Ask Legislators to Restore Arts Funding 3. Data Shows Twin Citians Support Government Funding for the Performing Arts 1. Arts Jobs Lost to State Funding Cuts From December 2003...

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NEW MCA WEBSITE FEATURE BRINGS ADVOCACY TO YOUR FINGERTIPS

2/20/04 Arts Advocacy Day is Next Week. Can’t Come? We’ve got a new way for you to advocate. Dear Arts Advocate, We have important news for you! We’re making it easier than ever for you to play an active role in arts advocacy...

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Performing Arts Research Study

2/3/04 1. PARC Study Provides Important Data for Advocacy 2. President Bush Recommends Significant Increase for NEA 1. PARC Study Provides Important Data for Advocacy On Friday, the results of a random household survey of the seven county Twin...

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Opportunity for Artists & Arts Organizations

1/20/04 1. Opportunity for Artists and Arts Organizations: MN State Capitol 100th Birthday Party 2. Sign Up for Arts Advocacy Day! 3. Help Make the Case: Take Our Survey 4. The Arts Matter, and We Can Prove It. 1. Opportunity for Artists and Arts...

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Help Make the Case Against Arts Cuts

1/7/04 1. Help Make the Case Against Arts Cuts: Take Our Survey 2. The Arts Matter, and We Can Prove It. 3. Opportunity for Artists and Arts Organizations: MN State Capitol 100th Birthday Party 4. Save the Date: Arts Advocacy Day will be Feb. 24...

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Arts Advocacy Day 2004

12/19/03 Arts Advocacy Day will be Feb. 24, 2004 “ARTS MATTER. WE CAN PROVE IT.” Former Minnesota Governors Recieve Non Profit Allies Award from MCN 1. Arts Advocacy Day will be Feb. 24, 2004 Save the Date! You are invited to Arts...

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Success in Washington DC

11/7/03 1. Success in Washington D.C.: Congress Agrees to Increase NEA Funding by $6.7 million 2. Rep. Oberstar Helps Save Transportation Enhancements 3. 2003 Report on Minnesota’s Nonprofit Economy 1. Success in Washington D.C.: Congress...

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NEA Funding Increased

11/7/03 1. Success in Washington D.C.: Congress Agrees to Increase NEA Funding by $6.7 million 2. Rep. Oberstar Helps Save Transportation Enhancements 3. 2003 Report on Minnesota’s Nonprofit Economy 1. Success in Washington D.C.: Congress...

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