Our Work

We believe federal funding for the humanities is vital to a thriving democracy.

Since our founding in 1977, our members have always been our top priority.

We are dedicated to strengthening awareness of the critical role the humanities play in everyday American life.

Humanities on the Hill

March 2-4, 2021

Save the Dates! The 2021 Humanities on the Hill is the Federation’s annual advocacy event that brings humanities supporters together, in Washington, DC, to advocate on behalf of the National Endowment for the Humanities and for federal support of public humanities programming. Don’t miss this chance to show Congress how important the humanities are to your state!