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Arts Community Gears Up for Advocacy Season

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An Arts and Culture Leadership Continuum on Advocacy was held this month at the Museum of Photographic Arts and the message to all was clear – “Everyone can be a advocate!” Hosted by the Commission for Arts and Culture, The San Diego Foundation and the San Diego Regional Arts & Culture Coalition, a panel of speakers included local, state and national experts on advocacy. In an effort to “Gear up for Advocacy Season,” 80 attendees received a roadmap to lobbying, as well as a snapshot of the upcoming races. The event was presented in partnership with California Arts Advocates and Americans for the Arts. A reception, hosted by Rising Arts Leaders of San Diego, followed at The History Center.

Photo: From left to right: Randy Cohen, Americans for the Arts; Jackie Koppell, California Arts Advocates; Hugh Davies, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego; Pat Libby, Institute for Nonprofit Education and Research, University of San Diego; Victoria Hamilton, City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture; Felicia Shaw, The San Diego Foundation; and Alan Ziter, NTC Foundation

 

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