The National Arts Action Summit, which will be held virtually April 5-9, 2021, is a multi-day digital event bringing together arts advocates from across the country. The following week—April 12-16—will be Arts Advocacy Week when advocates will meet with their congressional leaders bringing their passion, knowledge, and stories to advance policy.
To register go to: https://artsu.americansforthearts.org/naas-2021-home
The National Arts Action Summit is a multi-day event giving grassroots advocates crucial advocacy training from experts in the field and then putting that training into practice during Arts Advocacy Week in meetings with elected officials. Hosted by Americans for the Arts in collaboration with dozens of national, state, and local organizational Partners, the National Arts Action Summit and Arts Advocacy Week is the largest gathering of its kind, bringing together a broad cross-section of America's cultural and civic organizations.
Grassroots advocates across the country will convene virtually April 5-9, 2021, to learn the latest in arts policy through issue-specific briefings, advocacy training, and networking opportunities. Over these five days, you’ll gain a depth of knowledge from policy experts and you’ll also be able to watch a recording of these webinars whenever you like to refresh your understanding of the issues. Session topics will include: arts and culture agency funding, arts education, tax policy, COVID-19 relief and recovery, the creative economy, and many more!
By joining the Texans for the Arts' delegation, you will be equipped with the training, resources, and support to advocate for arts resources and policies that benefit Texas.