Alert! NC General Assembly Committee Proposes 100% Cut to Humanities Council

Alert! NC General Assembly Committee Proposes 100% Cut to Humanities Council

The North Carolina General Assembly’s House Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government is proposing to ZERO OUT funding for the North Carolina Humanities Council. The Humanities Council needs you to communicate respectfully your adamant opposition to this budget recommendation. 

Please complete this call to action ASAP. Your message should be concise: I strongly oppose the proposed budget cuts to the North Carolina Humanities Council. 

The North Carolina Humanities Council  

     ~ has for nearly forty years delivered programs about North Carolina’s cultures             and history to every area of the state

     ~ produces free programs that promote community growth and insight 

     ~leverages program dollars by more than double with local in-kind support

     ~ helps public school K-12 teachers rekindle their passion to inquire, imagine,               learn -- a passion that can transform a younger generation’s future.

Contact information for the House Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government is below.

Representative George Cleveland (chair), Onslow, 919-715-6707

Representative Dale Folwell (chair), Forsyth, 919-733-5787

Representative Elmer Floyd, (vice-chair) Cumberland, 919-733-5959

Representative Alma Adams, Guilford, 919-733-5902

Representative Glen Bradley, Franklin, Halifax, Nash 919-733-5860

Representative Sue Fisher, Buncombe, 919-715-2013

Representative Rosa Gill, Wake, 919-733-5880

Representative Mike Hager, Cleveland, Rutherford, 919-733-5749

Representative R. Phillip Haire, Haywood, Jackson, Macon, Swain, 919-715-3005

Representative Pricey Harrison, Guilford, 919-733-5771

Representative Kelly Hastings, Cleveland, Gaston, 919-715-2002

Representative Grey Mills, Iredell, 919-733-5741

Representative Ruth Samuelson, Mecklenburg, 919-715-3009

Representative John Torbett, Gaston, 919-733-5868