Get on Your Soapbox

Advocacy is an essential part of everyone’s job. Find support, allies, and contacts at the links below.

If you are concerned about a policy issue that affects your organization at the local, state, or federal level, call the NEMA office and let us know; we're here to help!

Connecticut

Connecticut Office of Culture and Tourism
One Constitution Plaza, 2nd floor
Hartford, CT 06103
860-256-2800
Connecticut Humanities
37 Broad Street
Middletown, CT 06457
860-685-2260
Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation
940 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT 06517-4002
203-562-6312
Legislative Contact Information:
Connecticut General Assembly

Maine

Developed by NEMA for #MaineMuseums Day 2016, click link to download
ME Museum Impacts info sheet
Maine Arts Commission
193 State Street
25 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0025
207-287-2724
Maine Preservation
500 Congress Street
Portland, ME 04101
207-775-3652
Legislative Contact Information:
Maine State Legislature

Massachusetts

Developed by NEMA for #MassMuseums Day 2015, click link to download
MA Museum Impacts info sheet
MASSCreative
249 A St, Suite 14
Boston, MA 02110
617-350-7610
Massachusetts Cultural Council
10 St. James Avenue, 3rd Floor
Boston, MA 02116-3803
617-727-3668
Toll Free (in MA only): 800-232-0960
Preservation Massachusetts
Old City Hall
45 School Street
Boston, MA 02108
617-723-3383
Western Massachusetts Arts Alliance
Legislative Contact Information:
Massachusetts State Legislature
Online Voter Registration:
Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Citizens for the Arts
PO Box 3055
Peterborough, NY 03458-3055
Legislative Contact Information:
New Hampshire State Legislature
Voter Registration Information:
NH Secretary of State

Rhode Island

RI Citizens for the Arts
558 Mineral Springs Avenue, United #304
Pawtucket, RI 02860
401-457-8312
Rhode Island Council on the Humanities
131 Washington Street, Suite 210
Providence, RI 02903
401-273-2250
Rhode Island Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission
Old State House
150 Benefit Street
Providence, RI 02903
401-222-2678
Rhode Island State Council on the Arts
One Capitol Hill, 3rd Fl.
Providence, RI 02908
401-222-3880
Legislative Contact Information:
The State of Rhode Island General Assembly

Vermont

The Preservation Trust of Vermont
104 Church Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802-658-6646
Vermont Business Roundtable
69 Swift Street, Suite 300
South Burlington, VT 05403
802-865-0410
Vermont State Arts Council
136 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05633-6001
802-828-3291
Vermont State Arts Council
136 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05633-6001
802-828-3291
Legislative Contact Information:
Vermont Legislator
For data on nonprofits in Vermont
Common Good VT Database

Regional

Developed by NEMA in 2017, click link to download
Museums & the Military Factsheet
New England Museum Association
22 Mill Street, Suite 409
Arlington, MA 02476
781-641-0013
New England Foundation for the Arts
145 Tremont Street, 7th Floor
Boston, MA 02111
617-951-0010

National

American Alliance of Museums
1575 Eye Street NW, Suite 400
Washington DC 20005
202-289-1818
Americans for the Arts
1000 Vermont Avenue, NW
6th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
202-371-2830