Action Fund Launches New Initiative
We are pleased to share with you the news that the Americans for the Arts Action Fund ArtsVote initiative was launched on Wednesday, May 23, 2007.
ArtsVoteis a national initiative to help the arts impact the presidential election. In New Hampshire, the Arts Action Fund has partnered with New Hampshire Citizens for the Arts (NHCFA) to identify, educate, train, and mobilize likely arts voters to help influence candidates to take strong positions for the arts. Through this partnership, ArtsVoteNH was launched.
This is an exciting effort and already is being noticed by the New Hampshire press and by presidential campaign staff. Check out the press clippings below:
05/10/2007: Hippo Press: "They're Artists And They Vote"
05/17/2007: Concord Monitor: "Putting New Color Into the Primary"
05/20/2007: Nashua Telegraph: "Primary Mission: Promote the Arts"