Stand For The Arts to Enlist Online Advocates for the Creative Community
Initial Causes Supported by the Initiative Include National Endowment for the Arts, California Arts Council and Americans for the Arts Action Fund
WASHINGTON, DC – March 25, 2014 — At the Americans for the Arts Action Fund reception held in Washington, DC last night for participants of Arts Advocacy Day, Sonia Tower, SVP of Corporate Relations for Ovation and President of the Ovation Foundation, announced the launch of a new national initiative called Stand For The Arts. Designed to raise awareness, protect access, and encourage action on behalf of the arts, the initiative is supported through its robust website and online community: www.standforthearts.com. Also speaking at the event were Robert Lynch, CEO of Americans for the Arts; Nina Ozlu Tunceli, Executive Director, the Americans for the Arts Action Fund; and Alec Baldwin, actor and arts advocate.