NMEA is advocating for you!
Martha O’Neill was NMEA’s advocacy chair, and has done great work for music educators in Nevada. This last year, Martha earned NMEA the CMA Foundation Advocacy Grant! This grant allows NMEA to focus on specific issues and help bring members to legislatures.
Contact your legislators NOW!
NAfME and NMEA are working hard to advocate for Arts Education in Nevada. Arts programs have been dramatically impacted due to COVID-19. Click here to write to Nevada’s legislators NOW!
You can also check in to see where in Nevada people how sent a letter for this campaign. Let’s fill up the map!
Helpful resources and tools
NMEA and COVID-19
Legislative Session Info- Legislature Website Legislative Calendar
At NAfME’s National Leadership Assembly every June, NMEA board members travel to D.C. to meet with Nevada’s Representatives to advocate for music education in Nevada. NAfME is working hard to provide opportunities for MEA’s to meet with their representatives and share information on how to ensure all students can have music as a part of their education. Below are some materials you can provide to help advocate for your music programs!