Americans for the Arts (AFTA) provides tips on how to effectively advocate for the arts. Some of the resources include advocacy updates and research to make it easy to connect with elected officials.
The Americans for the Arts: State Arts Action Network serves as the online meeting place for statewide multi-discipline arts service and advocacy organizations to discuss and share resources.
Project Vote Smart is an independent, nonpartisan source that provides accurate information about candidates, those who govern, and key pieces of legislation. By providing information in an easy and accessible manner, Project Vote Smart believes that citizens can better defend themselves from the questionable rhetoric and misrepresentation that characterize present day political campaigns. This organization also provides a tool to easily identify a person’s elected officials and their contact information.