From our friends at Art Works:
Former NBA player Desmond Mason—a working visual artist—showed his support for Allied Arts of Oklahoma City by donating an artwork he created live during the organization’s 2011 POP! ARTini fundraiser. Photo by Bryan Cook
“Politicians don’t bring people together. Artists do.” — Richard M. Daley, former mayor of Chicago
Nominate an arts organization in your community to be highlighted on the NEA Facebook page during National Arts and Humanities Month (NAHM), which we’ll celebrate October 1-October 31!
Just drop an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with:
- Your name and the name of your community
- The name of the organization you’re nominating and its website URL
- Five words that you think best describe the organization you’re nominating
- Why you think this organization deserves to be in the spotlight (up to 100 words)
Like us on Facebook and check our page each day in October to see who’s in the spotlight!
Each day’s featured organization will be selected by members of the NEA Public Affairs staff. All nominated organizations will have their names and websites mentioned in the final NAHM post on Monday, October 31.