Say NO to Eliminating the NEH!

Advocacy Alert

The Trump administration’s FY 2018 budget calls for eliminating NEH, which funds the state humanities councils and makes our nation’s history and cultural heritage accessible to current and future generations. Urge Congress to reaffirm its strong bipartisan support for NEH and reject any efforts to eliminate it! #SavetheNEH



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2017 Witness Testimony

June 1, 2017

On May 16, 2017, Valerie Walters, executive officer for the Division of the Chickasaw Cultural Center, Chickasaw Nation and board member, Oklahoma Humanities Council, gave testimony on behalf of the Oklahoma Humanities Council and the National Endowment for the Humanities

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The National Humanities Conference

November 2-5, 2017  |  Boston, MA

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