January 10, 2019
Mark your calendar — Arts Advocacy Day: The National Arts Action Summit will take place March 4-5, 2019 in Washington, DC! Hosted by Americans for the Arts in partnership with over 85 national arts organizations, Arts Advocacy Day is the largest gathering of its kind, bringing together a broad cross section of America’s cultural and civic organizations. Grassroots advocates from across the country come to Washington, DC to meet with their Members of Congress to garner support for issues like arts education policy, the charitable tax deduction, and funding for the National Endowment for the Arts.
The AATA encourages members register and join us in representing art therapy on the Hill! As a National Partner for Arts Advocacy Day, the AATA is working within the event’s Legislative Planning Committee to help set legislative priorities for 2019 in the areas of Arts & Health and Arts in the Military. Read about our involvement 2018, and get excited for Arts Advocacy Day 2019!