Mission: Nebraskans for the Arts advances the arts as essential to life and learning for all in our state.

Life: meaning the impact art can have on the fabric of our state through the Nebraska Arts Council and Nebraska Cultural Endowment.

Learning: we advocate for arts education to not only maintain, but progress, in our schools.

Nebraskans for the Arts provides the tools, channels and opportunities to engage officials regarding the issues most important to you as an arts supporter, teacher, artist, administrator, or enthusiast.


► All communities offer professional arts experiences, and every Nebraskan has the opportunity to be enriched by the arts.

► The arts are a part of every child’s basic education. Every Nebraska school has a comprehensive and sequential arts program for all students taught by certified teachers.

► The arts are perceived to be critical to a well-educated workforce and the state’s economic prosperity. Nebraska’s elected officials and business leaders invest public and private resources to support arts education and arts organizations.

► Nebraska is known for its many cultural opportunities and for a vibrant and creative environment that nurtures the development of students, artists and arts organizations.

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