NALAC Advocacy Leadership Institute
The NALAC Advocacy Leadership Institute is building the next generation of arts advocates.
NALAC Announces the Selected Fellows for the 2023 Advocacy Leadership Institute
The fifteen selected fellows represent communities in Arizona, California, New York, Texas, and Washington with disciplines in arts education, literature, dance, visual arts, and folk and traditional arts. The selected fellows will complete a two-month virtual program culminating with a trip to Washington D.C. this spring to meet with legislators and national arts and nonprofit leaders.
Welcome Class of 2023!
NALAC announces this year’s cohort of artists and cultural workers participating in the 12th edition of the Advocacy Leadership Institute.
Supporting people of color shaping arts advocacy.
Through the NALAC Advocacy Leadership Institute, participants are equipped with necessary tools to communicate effectively with elected officials, lead proactive efforts in their own communities, and understand the frameworks involved in shaping cultural policy.
The yearly NALAC Advocacy Leadership Institute (ALI) is a three-day intensive training program in Washington, D.C. with sessions taking place on Capitol Hill, the National Endowment of the Arts, Americans for the Arts and various Smithsonian institutions.
Our alumni continue to empower and strengthen the arts and culture field.
NALAC’s robust network of alumni consists of artists, art leaders, educators, and folkloric and cultural practitioners representing all disciplines from all around the world. Our alumni continue to empower and strengthen the arts and culture field and lay foundations for future generations to come. To date, NALAC has over 751 alumni of our leadership programs.
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Thank You to our Supporters
NALAC wishes to thank the community of funding partners whose strategic investment in the ALI contributes to the vitality of the greater Latino arts and culture field.
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