State Issues

RACC works with the Cultural Advocacy Coalition, the Oregon Arts Commission, and the Oregon Cultural Trust  to foster the development of the arts across Oregon and assure their excellence in order to enrich the lives of Oregonians.

Below is a listing of current State Issues:

The giving season


With the holiday season in full swing, arts and culture organizations will figure prominently into many of our community’s festivities. Whether it’s The Nutcracker or A Gospel Christmas...

Oregon Cultural Trust: Funding Oregon inspiration


As Cheryl Strayed hiked 1,100 miles along the Pacific Crest Trail, she drew inspiration from the books she read, fellow hikers and a wilderness of varied landscapes. In this magical place called Oregon Cheryl wrote her bestseller “Wild,...

Invitation to participate in town meetings


Special Note: The next Portland Town Meeting with Oregon Arts Commission and the Oregon Cultural Trust is Thursday, December 4th from 1-4pm at University of Oregon, Portland, 70 NW Couch Street. There will be a reception...

Arts update from current session at State Legislature


Submitted on June 7, 2013 by Christine Drazan, Executive Director, Cultural Advocacy Coalition

The Cultural Advocacy Coalition is a diverse, unified advocacy voice for art, culture, history and the humanities in...

Staff to Contact

Mary Bauer
Communications Associate