Minnesota Citizens for the Arts

Arts Bill to House Floor Next Week

04/12/06 1. Volunteers Needed! 2. TAKE ACTION: Arts Bill Moving in the House 3. Desktop Lobbyist Makes it Easy 4. Background on arts bill...

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Arts Bill Moving in the House

04/12/06 1. TAKE ACTION: Arts Bill Moving in the House 2. Desktop Lobbyist Makes it Easy 3. Background on arts bill 1. TAKE ACTION: Arts Bill Moving in the House The Legislature is going on Easter break, and when they return we should see the...

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Take Action Now!

03/17/06 TAKE ACTION NOW! The bill that could double state arts funding is starting to move at the legislature. Please help! Yesterday, Rep. Greg Davids, our hero, saved the arts by offering an amendment to the sales tax dedication bill in the...

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The Arts: A Driving Force in Minnesota’s Economy

03/09/06 The Arts: A Driving Force in Minnesota’s Economy STATEWIDE RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS: • Arts and culture organizations surveyed: 1584 • Audience economic impact: $352,681,956 ∑ Organization economic impact $485,845,713 ∑ Total...

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MCA Joins the Modern Age

12/15/05 Give the Gift of Arts Advocacy! MCA Joins the Modern Age: We are very happy to announce that you can now join MCA on-line securely here. As a supporter of Minnesota\\’s arts community, you know that it is important for us to speak...

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Upcoming Advocacy Events

11/18/05 1. Join us for the “Arts Advocacy 101” Class in Willmar on December 6 2. Volunteers Needed at MCA! Nov. 22 & Nov. 23 3. New Report on the Arts in Rural Minnesota; “Bright Stars.” 1. Join us for the...

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Arts Advocacy Events – Save the Date!

10/31/05 1. Advocacy 101 Classes to be Offered by MCA 2. Arts Advocacy Day: Save the Date! 3. Booker Leaving Minnesota State Arts Board 4. Small Increase for Arts in Education Programs Passes U.S. Senate 5. Data Collection for Minnesota Arts and...

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Help Artists Affected by Hurricane Katrina

10/13/05 1. You are invited to MCA’s Annual Meeting featuring Cori Wegener, “The Looting of the Iraq National Museum: A Curator’s Perspective. 2. Help Artists Affected by Hurricane Katrina You are cordially invited toMCA’s...

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Poll Shows Support for Arts

09/12/05 1. State Fair Polls Show Support for the Arts 2. Economic Impact Study of the Arts – Act Now! Deadline Extended to September 16 3. Hurricane Katrina Prompts Response from Arts Community 1. State Fair Polls Show Support for the Arts...

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Act Now! Opportunities and Deadlines at MCA

08/18/05 1. Economic Impact Study of the Arts – Act Now! Surveys Due Sept. 16th 2. MCA Board Openings: Nominations Due Sept. 1 3. MCA Internship Openings: Applications Due Sept. 5 4. President Approves NEA Funding Increase 1. Economic...

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Call for Nominations for MCA’s Board

07/21/05 1. Call for Nominations for MCA’s Board 2. Perpich Center Ends Special Session with Small Increase 3. Karen Jensen, Former MCA Board Chair, Passes Away...

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Stand Up and Be Counted

07/14/05 1. Stand Up and Be Counted in Statewide Arts and Culture Economic Impact Study 2. Volunteers Needed 1. Stand Up and Be Counted in Statewide Arts and Culture Economic Impact Study The arts and cultural resources of our state will be...

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