Take Action for the Arts
Take 30 Seconds to Help Arts Organizations
Arts and cultural institutions are among the top three sectors hardest hit by COVID-19
Wisconsin is at risk of losing not only community assets that benefit
our quality of life, but also local talent and key revenue sources.
this month, Governor Evers announced a $5 million COVID-19 Cultural
Organization Grant Program, utilizing 0.2% of the $2.26 billion CARES
Act funding for Wisconsin to support arts and cultural organizations
throughout the state. This is an incredible step, but it won’t be enough.
Wisconsin still has $200 million in unallocated CARES Act funding
that could be used to further support the hard-hit nonprofit Arts &
Contact your elected officials HERE
to thank them for the $5 million Arts & Culture grant program and
urge them to allocate funds from the remaining unspent CARES Act dollars
to emergency relief for the Arts & Culture sector. It only
takes 30 seconds and will make a big difference to the vulnerable
Wisconsin businesses, venues, nonprofits, and artists and creatives that
make our region so vibrant.
Thank you for your ongoing support!