Museums Advocacy Day 2017
Museums Advocacy Day provides a unique opportunity to make sure legislators know that museums are economic drivers, key providers of education and community anchors. The materials below (PDFs) are for advocates participating in person in Washington, D.C. and around the country.
Museum Issues at a Glance
Institute of Museum and Library Services Funding
Institute of Museum and Library Services Reauthorization
Shutdown Prevention and Economic Impact
Elementary and Secondary Education
National Endowment for the Humanities
National Endowment for the Arts
Ethics and Best Practices for Museums
Diversity, Equity, Accessibility and Inclusion
Find out how much funding museums in your state get from IMLS, NEH, and NEA.
Congressional Contact Information
We have created this members-only resource for you to see how elected officials are doing on key public policy issues affecting museums. Please login to access this resource.
Online Meeting Report Form - COMING SOON
Additional Advocacy Resources
Advocate from Anywhere
Build Advocacy Skills
Economic Impact Statement
Educational Impact Statement