Election Dos and Donts for 501(c)(3) Nonprofits

Election Dos and Donts for 501(c)(3) Nonprofits

Mon, 03/04/2013 - 9:45am

Photo: bullhornNonprofit arts organizations can and should participate in local election processes to the full extent allowable by IRS regulation. However, Arts for LA encourages all nonprofits to be knowledgeable about what is and isn't allowed.

Arts for LA's Advocacy Work a Model for Other Orgs

Arts for LA's Advocacy Work a Model for Other Orgs

Tue, 01/29/2013 - 8:46am

Photo: Arts advocates in actionArts for LA's own Danielle Brazell will join Wire Media's Marcy Rye and Salsa Lab's Jeanette Russell for a conversation about using online tools to fuel advocacy.

Arts for LA Welcomes Three New Member Organizations

Arts for LA Welcomes Three New Member Organizations

Fri, 11/16/2012 - 8:48am

Arts for LA welcomes the following new organizational members and thanks them for their support of arts advocacy in LA County.

We are thrilled to have these outstanding organizations standing with us to support arts, culture, and arts education throughout the region.

Photo: Latino Arts Network Logo Latino Arts Network

Arts for All and Arts for LA Announce Arts Education Support for LA County School Districts

Arts for All and Arts for LA Announce Arts Education Support for LA County School Districts

Mon, 11/26/2012 - 2:15pm

Photo: map of Arts for All and Arts for LA's current districtsArts for All, Los Angeles County’s collaborative effort to ensure curriculum in all public schools includes the arts, recently announced that four new districts and one charter school group have joined the initiative. Of the eighty-one school districts in the county, fifty-four are now part of Arts for All.

November 2012 Legislation Endorsements Information

Arts for LA announces its endorsement of three pieces of legislation, all supporting access to arts and arts education, appearing on the November ballot in Los Angeles County. Each endorsement is supported by the Arts & Culture Framework of Los Angeles County, which serves as the region’s guide to greater support for arts, culture, and arts education.

CA Arts Advocates Connects to National Advocacy Leadership

CA Arts Advocates Connects to National Advocacy Leadership

Tue, 07/10/2012 - 12:15am

California Contingent, Arts Advocacy Day 2010Americans for the Arts announced this week California arts leader Brad Erickson will serve as vice chair of the State Arts Action Network Council.

Advocacy Is Leadership

Executive Director Danielle Brazell blogs about how identifying problems isn't enough—leaders must collaborate to create solutions as well.

 

 

 

 

Young Leaders are the Arts' Best Advocates

  

        

 

Abe Flores blogs about why young leaders are your best advocates.

 

 

 

 

 

 

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader” - John Quincy Adams

Why Being "In the Solution" Matters

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa with Arts Advocates

 

 

 

Executive Director Danielle Brazell blogs on how providing a solution can be the most effective advocacy strategy.

 

 

 

 

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