Updated NASAA Member Directory

Monday, March 26, 2007

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Executive Director's Column

NASAA Executive Director Jonathan Katz

The U.S. education system must undergo systemic change in order to address its problems, according to a new report released by the National Center on Education and the Economy.


Announcements and Resources

News and Current Information

2007 State Arts Agency Funding and Grantmaking Report Available Online ... Plan Ahead for National Tourism Week, May 12-20 ... Promote Your Agency's Innovative Programs


Legislative Update

NASAA Legislative Counsel Thomas L. Birch

NEA Budget Proposal Would Streamline State Grants ... Rep. Dicks Calls Special Hearing on Arts Funding ... IRA Charitable Deduction Bill Introduced ... Education Secretary Notes Arts Advocacy Day


Frequently Asked Questions

How much money do state arts agencies typically devote to general operating support grants?


Did You Know?

Foundation Giving to Arts and Culture Increased in 2005