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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Federal Arts Issues

9/23/03 1. MINNESOTA CONFERENCE TO FOCUS ON ARTS: ALL INVITED 2. REP. BETTY MCCOLLUM (D- St. Paul) GETS ARTS FRIENDLY FEDERAL BILL PASSED 3. OTHER ACTION ON FEDERAL ARTS ISSUES 1. MINNESOTA CONFERENCE TO FOCUS ON ARTS: ALL INVITED Challenging...

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US House Passes Arts Increase

7/18/03 1. U.S. HOUSE PASSES INCREASE IN ARTS FUNDING. HOW DID YOUR CONGRESSPERSON VOTE? 2. HOW DOES MINNESOTA BENEFIT FROM NEA FUNDING? 3. TAKE MCA’S SURVEY 1. U.S. HOUSE PASSES INCREASE IN ARTS FUNDING. How did your Congressperson vote?...

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Arts Education & New MSAB Members

6/11/03 1. ARTS EDUCATION COMMUNITY GATHERING 2. THREE NEW MEMBERS APPOINTED TO MN STATE ARTS BOARD 3. TAKE MCA’S SURVEY 1. ARTS EDUCATION COMMUNITY GATHERING The Minnesota Alliance for Arts in Education is holding a conference for...

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Session Wrap Up

6/3/03 1. WHAT IS THE IMPACT OF THE ARTS CUTS? 2. LETTER FROM MCA BOARD CHAIR 3. LEGISLATIVE ARTS ALL-STARS 4. FURTHER NOTES ON ARTS AS A CORE ACADEMIC SUBJECT 5. SOME ARTS PROJECTS FUNDED BY STATE BONDING 6. CONCEAL AND CARRY AND NON-PROFITS 1...

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