How to Host a State Museums Advocacy Day
Marketing and Public Relations
Georgia World Congress Center  Monday, April 27  1:45-3 p.m.     B208 
Alaska, Virginia, Ohio, Florida, Colorado and Illinois are just a few of the states hosting a state museums advocacy day modeled after the national day of “citizen lobbying.” Learn how they got started, how they planned it and how they created statewide advocacy materials that showcased their museums’ collective impact. This session is perfect for state association board members who want to bolster their advocacy efforts at the state level.

Session Format :    Classroom

Learner Outcomes

1. Learn what it takes to put together a statewide advocacy event, regardless of a state museum association's budget.

2. Learn how to create impactful advocacy materials that showcase the collective impact of museums in your state.

3. Learn the short- and long-term benefits of hosting a Museums Advocacy Day in your state.