The American Alliance of Museums works to unite the country’s museums from art museums to zoos. The Alliance helps museums tell our story and promotes a deeper understanding of museums with policymakers, the press and the public.
The Alliance shares a selection of resources
available for nonprofit museums, organizations and their staffs. Find easy-to-use, detailed information about what you and your staff can and cannot do, checklists for voter engagement and permissible activities, fact sheets on nonprofits and ballot measures, social media guidelines and links to voter registration and polling information.
This September legislators head back to Capitol Hill with a full to-do list for the fall, which could include action on criminal justice reform, school nutrition programs, Zika virus response, and passing a stopgap spending bill to keep the government open.
Get all of the details in our latest Alliance Advocacy Alert.
We're excited to partner with BoardSource to release Stand for Your Mission, a discussion guide for museum leaders—especially directors and trustees—to get involved with advocacy. Download your copy
today and take the first step in harnessing your board's power as advocates.
In February, museum advocates visited 368 Congressional offices to make the case that museums are essential educational assets and economic engines. Now you can use these tools and materials to get involved from home: