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Join us for Arts Day on the Hill

Join us on Tuesday, October 25th for Arts Day on the Hill! This event is a great opportunity for artists, arts managers and board members of arts organizations across the country to meet with Members of Parliament. It’s our opportunity to bring arts advocates from across the country together to collectively to speak to federal […]

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An Inside Look at #ArtsDay

Arts Day on the Hill can be a hectic, exhausting, whirlwind day. Between training and messaging meetings, collaborating with arts advocates from across the country, and navigating the “hurry up and wait” that often surrounds meetings on the Hill, Arts Day can be a very full day.   But, it can also be incredibly invigorating […]

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An #ArtsDay Story

Canadian Arts Coalition co-chair Kate Cornell shares a story from her experience at the most recent Arts Day on the Hill in 2014.   Arts Day on the Hill 2014 was the day I fell in love with my job.  It gave me the opportunity to convince four MPs from three different parties of the […]

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Have your say as the Government of Canada develops Phase 2 of the $120 billion infrastructure plan.

The Coalition Provides Exhaustive Input on Infrastructure Funding

Following consultation with the membership and stakeholders, the Canadian Arts Coalition produced a detailed written submission as part of the Government of Canada’s consultation on Phase 2 of the Infrastructure plan. The submission posits sustainable development as a guiding principle, and moves forward five recommendations: Extend funding to the Canada Cultural Spaces Fund with an additional investment […]

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