What’s Happening in Your Community?
Use our advocacy map to find your local humanities resource council and learn more about their projects, events, or petitions. Links will open in a new window.
Tell Congress Why the Humanities Matter
The current political climate surrounding the humanities is contentious, including several recent attempts to defund federally programs that support humanities research, language training, and public humanities programs in communities nationwide. We encourage you to contact your Congressional representatives and let them know why humanities funding matters to you and how it makes a difference in your community.
Share Your Stories and Thoughts
The humanities play a part in all our lives—they instruct, inspire, and enrich us in countless ways. The National Humanities Center created the Humanities Moments Project to collect personal stories about how the humanities have affected people like you.
Share Your Moment
Send Us News
If you have news to report from your campus, workplace, or town, or a resource you think we should know about, we want to hear from you! E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with your idea.
Engage Your Friends and Community
Spread the word, activate the power of your friends, share resources, and remind everyone about the importance of the humanities.