Stand up and support the arts.
You understand the importance of the arts--it encourages creative thinking, celebrates community and entertains you and your family. You've probably even found a way to add the arts to your life every day. Now what? Spread the word!
The arts community of Greater Hartford needs your help. Speak up and support the arts--help us share the amazing story of our arts, heritage and cultural organizations. Connect with us on social media and share our posts with your network. Bring some new friends to an exhibit opening or to the theatre. Write a quick note or an email to an elected official and tell them how important the arts are to you.
Advocacy is easy! Follow the links below for some quick and easy ideas about how you can stand up for the arts. These tools will give you everything you need to talk about the arts, stay on top of local and national arts issues and even contact your legislator. Let your voice be heard!
Connecticut Arts Alliance
Learn about what's happening across the state and connect with arts enthusiasts across Connecticut. Learn who to contact in state government, and follow these simple how-to-tips to begin your own arts campaign.
Arts Action Fund
Run by Americans for the Arts, this site follows evolving arts issues from across the country to our hometowns. Want to learn more or get involved? Sign up for news alerts, see the issues facing our communities, get in touch with your legislators (federal, state and local) or tell the media to listen up.