On the national level, RACC partners with Americans for the Arts and the Arts Action Fund and the National Endowment for the Arts to fight for federal arts funding and other legislative issues of importance to artists and arts organizations.
Posted May 25, 2016
Issued by Americans for the Arts on May 25, 2016. Today (May 25) the House Subcommittee on Interior Appropriations approved a $2 million increase in federal funding for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), matching the President’s budget request for a total of $149.8 million for fiscal year 2017. The National Endowment for the […]
Posted March 16, 2016
Throughout calendar year 2016, RACC will be participating in a national study to measure the economic impact of nonprofit arts and culture organizations. As the name implies, “Arts & Economic Prosperity 5” is the fifth in a series of economic impact studies that have been completed every four to five years; the last study (AEP4) […]
Posted February 18, 2016
Join arts advocates from across the country this spring on March 7–8, 2016 in Washington, DC for the annual National Arts Action Summit, consisting of Arts Advocacy Day and the Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts & Public Policy. Arts Advocacy Day brings some of the nation’s leading cultural and civic organizations together with more than […]