Monday, October 15, 2007
List your statewide event in the Community Calendar
The collective mission of state arts agencies has always been to broaden and deepen participation in the arts. How state arts agencies have accomplished that mission, in programmatic terms, has evolved as the environment has changed over the past forty years.
Veteran Executive Directors Retire ... New Executive Director and Chair in Texas ... Welcome New NASAA Staff Members! ... National Endowment for the Arts and XM Radio Launch Radio Series ... New England Foundation for the Arts Awards Grants to Support Dance Projects ... Arts Help Ohio Economy ... Calling Nominees for the 2008 Government Customer Support Excellence Awards
With time running out on the fiscal year, and Congress unable to send a single appropriations bill to the President before the October 1 start of the 2008 fiscal year, a continuing resolution keeping all federal agencies funded at the current year's levels until November 16 was passed by the House on September 26 and by the Senate on September 27.
How much funding do state and regional arts agencies award to rural areas?
Children's Museums Can Serve as Community Hubs