Arts education strengthens literacy, develops a globally competitive workforce, and nutures engaged learners.
Have your voice heard in your backyard and on Capitol Hill. As professional art educators, we know and understand the essential value that visual arts education holds for learners. But do others know and understand? Your school leaders? Parents? Your elected representatives? School Board members? Your local media? Who needs to hear your voice? What are the critical legislative issues affecting art education? It's time we bring our knowledge and our voice to art education advocacy!
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LRAC offers a variety of grants for individuals, nonprofits, and public entities. The funding for these grants is provided from a variety of sources, including a general appropriation from the Minnesota State Legislature, Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund, and McKnight Foundation.