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Advocacy

Museums Alaska Advocacy Team

  • Patricia Relay (Valdez): prelay(at)valdezmuseum(dot)org
  • Michele Miller (Anchorage): michelechristinemiller(at)gmail(dot)com

Questions? Ideas? Feel free to contact your co-chairs!

Here in Alaska, Museums and Cultural Centers contribute to our economy and well being through employment and cultural tourism.  They educate children and adults and enrich communities.

To learn more about the importance of museums and some of our advocacy efforts, please click on the supporting briefs below:

Economic and Educational Impact of Alaska’s Museums (2015)
Capital Improvement Project Needs of Alaska’s Museums (2015)
Infrastructure Needs Study of Alaska Museums (2014)
The Impact of Museum Field Trips on Students  from createquity.com

MUSEUMS: WRITE TO YOUR LOCAL OFFICIALS!

Here are easy templates you can use:

Template letter to local official
2016 congratualtions letter template
My Museum Support Letter

 

Want more advocacy tips? Check out these links for ideas:

American Alliance of Museums advocacy resources
Western Museums Association advocacy page
American Association of State and Local History
Small Museums Association advocacy 101

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