Additional Advocacy Resources

State Resources

Connecticut General Assembly
For legislator and committee information, bill tracking, and also identifying your representatives.

Connecticut Office of the Arts
The State Agency, under the Department of Economic and Community Development, that supports arts-making and arts participation throughout the state.

The Alliance (The Voice of Community Nonprofits)
For advocacy tools, public policy, and legislation information.

Connecticut Mirror
For public policy and government information.

National Resources

National Endowment for the Arts
The independent Federal agency that supports and funds the artistic community.

Americans for the Arts Advocacy Center
For updates on federal legislation, issue briefs, and the Congressional action center.

Arts and Economic Prosperity 5
Study in 2017 of the economic impact of nonprofit arts & cultural organizations & their audiences, including state and regional data for Connecticut.

National Assembly of State Arts Agencies
State arts agencies ensure that every community in America receives the cultural, civic, economic and educational benefits of the arts.