Advocacy Hub

SAA's Advocacy Hub highlights ways you can get involved and start advocating for the arts today. 

Two Minutes

Take two minutes and advocate for your arts and ensure healthy arts funding and arts education.

Contact your elected officials

Sign up for a Advocacy Workshop

Read some Success Stories

  • Check out our key points!

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  • Do You Want to Make a Change? Then... Advocate!

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  • "Art is the signature of civilizations." - Beverly Sills

  • The arts teach cultural literacy, artistic skills and techniques as well as a wide range of other valuable skills.

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  • The arts have the potential to unify. They can speak in many languages without a translator. The arts do not discriminate.

At the SAA’s 2016 Arts Congress, keynote speaker John Holden gave a simple, eloquent statement about the power and importance of culture:

“It changes our thinking. And thinking is important.”

We agree. 

Personal stories can help with our advocacy efforts. Click here for inspiring examples!

Check out these Advocacy Success Stories from around the world.