Smiling Coalition advocates in a reception room within the Parliament.

2017 in Review

The Canadian Arts Coalition articulately and strategically advanced the cause of the arts sector in 2017. Like previous years, the Coalition responded to the federal budget, prepared a pre-budget brief, hosted an Arts Day on the Hill, and participated in the Alternative Federal Budget. The Canadian Arts Coalition also continued to build relationships with MPs […]

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Looking Back on Arts Day 2017

On Thursday November 2nd, 2017, 50 arts advocates from across Canada traveled to Parliament Hill to deliver the three messages of the Canadian Arts Coalition and to thank the Federal Government for the continued investment in the Canada Council for the Arts and the Creative Canada plan. Together, our advocates spoke with Parliamentarians in order […]

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Get Ready for Arts Day 2017

Arts Day on Parliament Hill is quickly approaching, and with that comes information and resources that you can use to meet with your own MP. Whether or not you’ll be joining us in Ottawa on November 2, feel free to download and use these documents. We hope that they’ll prove useful to you when you […]

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Arts Day on the Hill 2016

Join Us for Arts Day 2017

We’re coordinating this year’s Arts Day on the Hill for Thursday, November 2. Arts Day 2017 has 3 goals: Keep the arts visible to government officials Support our Pre-Budget brief Engage with all parties to encourage the development of arts platforms by all parties for the 2019 election Because of financial and capacity constraints this will be a […]

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