Joining Arizona Citizens for the Arts has everything to do with being a united voice. Our strength and efficacy lies in the power of our member organizations.
Together we can accomplish what individual arts and cultural organizations cannot. Through solidarity and collaboration, we can affect policy, funding and perceptions, resulting in a
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We promote public & private support for arts & culture and celebrate individuals and organizations that make up our critical sector in Arizona.
We are always poised to engage in key state & local policy issues and have been a leader and energetic collaborator in key federal, state and local public policy impacting arts & culture in Arizona.
We advocate on behalf of our members for the Arizona Commission on the Arts and the grants and programs it delivers to citizens and communities accross the state.
We also keep our members up-to-date on legislation & policy affecting our members’ ability to fulfill their mission and we make it easy for them to join with our advocates to help persuade our public leaders to support a vibrant arts & culture community in our state.
As a member of Arizona Citizens for the Arts, your organization is a part of a vast network of arts and culture organizations across the state, in large and small communities.
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BE PART OF A NETWORK
Attend an annual convening that allows our members to come together and network with one another.
Arizona Citizens for the Arts members have a ready source of information about elections, policy initiatives and legislative actions that may impact our sector. They are also partners in a special grass-roots coalition that speaks up when necessary to ask legislators and elected officials to cast votes that support arts and culture, especially in matters of public funding.