Government Stimulus & Advocacy
Use Your Voice
The COVID-19 crisis is rapidly changing the way we relate to one another but the arts sector has and will continue to be a connecting force and economic asset to our communities and the world at large.
As municipalities develop new forms of economic response and assistance we urge you to advocate for our sector’s needs with your government officials.
Now is the time to contact government officials and let them know how to best serve arts organizations, artists, and community members in their constituencies.
Read below to get updates from our local and federal governments, as well as governments of cities and states around the world.
Emergency Aid Resource Notes
Federal, state, and local government agencies are quickly mobilizing resources to help your organizations.
We’ll post how-to’s, key things to know, summaries, and updates about those resources in this new document: Emergency Aid Resources Notes.
Please check this page regularly and use the comment function to ask us questions in the document. We know you are being bombarded by messages, so we want to boil it all down to digestible bites and share what seems essential.