Minnesota Citizens for the Arts

Arts Advocates Take Over the Capitol

02/23/05 1. Arts Advocacy Day Floods the State Capitol With 750+ Advocates 2. You Are Invited to the floor of the Minnesota House Chamber to see Arts Performances 2:30 pm, Feb. 24 Ê 1. Arts Advocacy Day Floods the State Capitol With 750+...

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Top Ten Reasons to go to Arts Advocacy Day

02/03/05 1. Top Ten Reasons to go to Arts Advocacy Day 2. Confessions of a First Time Arts Advocate 3. State Budget Deficit Threatens the Arts 1. Top Ten Reasons to go to Arts Advocacy Day by Liz Wawrzonek 10. You get to wear a suit (if you want...

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Governor Moves to Protect the Arts

01/25/05 1. Big News! Governor’s Budget Moves to Protect the Arts 2. Stand Up for the Arts at Arts Advocacy Day, Feb. 22 3. Hotel Information for Arts Advocacy Day 1. Big News! Governor’s Budget Moves to Protect the Arts We received...

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Call for Campus Arts Advocates

12/20/04 MCA Is Looking For Campus Arts Advocates MCA is now recruiting CAMPUS ARTS ADVOCATES to connect students with our statewide network of arts supporters. Jan 7th is the official Campus Arts Advocates kick-off party! If you are a student at...

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Arts Advocacy Day 2005

12/6/04 1. Save the Date! Minnesota’s Arts Advocacy Day will be Feb. 22, 2005: Plans are now being made for the next Arts Advocacy Day that will be held in St. Paul at the the State Capitol on Feb. 22, 2005. Arts Advocacy Day is our chance...

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Congress Increases Arts Funding

11/29/04 On Saturday, November 20, in a lame duck session, Congress finally completed FY 2005 funding with the passage of a giant $388 billion “omnibus bill”. The final bill was over 1,600 pages and weighed 14 pounds. Congress...

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GO VOTE on NOVEMBER 2!

10/27/04 WHERE DO I VOTE? Check the Secretary of State’s website: http://www.sos.state.mn.us/election/index.html or call 651-296-2803. WHO ARE THE CANDIDATES? Check the League of Women Voter’s Website...

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Arts Report Card

10/21/04 Arts Report Card Gives Minnesota’s Congressional Delegation Mixed Grades On October 18th, Americans for the Arts released its 2004 Congressional Arts Report Card for the entire U.S. House of Representatives. Each Member of Congress...

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Candidate Survey Available

10/05/04 Educate yourself to vote for the arts! This year, MCA surveyed every candidate for office, at both the state and federal level. (Only the Minnesota House and Minnesota’s US Congressional seats are up for election this year.) We...

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Nonprofits Get Out the Vote

September 3, 2004 November 2- Nonprofits Get Out the Vote! The Minnesota Participation Project is offering free training for people at non-profits who want to do non-partisan voter registration and get out the vote activities. Because these...

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ARTS AND THE 2004 ELECTION

July 1, 2004 Minnesota Citizens for the Arts invites you to a public meeting about the role of the arts community in the 2004 election. Monday, July 26, 2004 6:00 pm Jungle Theater, 2951 Lyndale Avenue South, Minneapolis Learn how to get involved...

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