Dear AAAM Members and Supporters:
I hope this message finds you well.
I’m sure many of you have had to make the hard decision to temporarily close your museum or are grappling with the idea to close your doors to the public in light of the coronavirus. Our office stands with you as we try to find our way through COVID-19.
Please refer below for important updates regarding funding, to include an important survey to help my office best determine the needs of our AAAM member museums.
All the best,
AAAM Wants to Partner With You!
AAAM wants to partner with you as we apply for funding of national significance (AAAM federal agency members are ineligible.).
We will work with several federal agencies in an effort to help AAAM Institutional Members increase their digital footprint. The anticipated projects will be completed through:
Please click the red button below to submit your institution for consideration.
AAAM and AAM’s Partnership
Since the announcement of the COVID-19 outbreak, several leaders of membership organizations like AAAM have kept their fingers on the pulse of the virus. Each organization has been updating its members and supporters with information as it pertains to remaining safe and diligent. AAAM and the American Alliance of Museums (AAM) have partnered to make certain members have the best information to arm themselves. AAM created a guide that we feel is the best resource for our members. To access the full guide, please refer to the link below.
AAAM and Advocacy for Museums and Non-Profits
Please urge the U.S. Congress to consider the COVID-19 relief and economic stimulus as well as additional economic relief proposals in the future.
Click the icon below to make certain Congress hears from you directly and inform them to include museums in COVID-19 relief and economic stimulus.
Six IMLS Museum Grant Opportunities Now Open
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Applications for all six programs are due on November 16th, 2020.
SBA and Treasury Release Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Application
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Please click the icon below to read a special message from our President, LaNesha DeBardelaben regarding COVID-19: