Advocacy

Oct 10, 2019

View this email in your browser In this Issue: Need to Know | Federal Election News Provincial News | OMA Initiatives Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know Bill 108- Museums and Conservation Authorities Following the passing of Bill 108- the More Homes, More Choice Act, 2019 , the Honourable Jeff Yurek, Minister of Environment, Conservation, and Parks wrote a letter to Ontario's 36 Conservation...

Sep 12, 2019

View this email in your browser In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know Changes to Conservation Authority Operations May Affect Museums Following the passing of Bill 108- the More Homes, More Choice Act, 2019, the Honourable Jeff Yurek, Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks wrote a letter to Ontario’s 36...

Aug 08, 2019

View this email in your browser In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know Data: Essential for an Informed Heritage and Museum Funding Programs Review The OMA, in consultation with the cultural sector, produced a sector roadmap Ontario’s Museums 2025: Strategic Vision & Action Plan , which identifies research, outcome-...

Jul 11, 2019

View this email in your browser In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know OMA at the AMO Conference August 18 & 19, 2019 The OMA will be representing Ontario museums at the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) Conference Trade Show in Ottawa, August 18 and 19. The AMO Conference Tradeshow provides the...

Jun 13, 2019

View this email in your browser In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know CMOG Program Launched, Program to be Reviewed Following an unexpected delay, the Community Museum Operating and Pay Equity Grant Program (CMOG) has launched with applications available on Grants Ontario for eligible museums. The application deadline...

May 09, 2019

View this email in your browser In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News Upcoming Professional Development | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know May is Museum Month / May, Mois des Musées at Queen's Park On May 2nd, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport, Michael Tibollo , NDP Culture Critic MPP Jill Andrew , and MPP Mitzie Hunter spoke in the Ontario...

Apr 11, 2019

View this email in your browser In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News Upcoming Professional Development | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know CMOG Strategic Planning The OMA shared the following concerns with the Ministry of Tourism, Culture, and Sport (MTCS) on behalf of members regarding the requirement for strategic plans to be included in...

Mar 14, 2019

View this email in your browser Your monthly source for museum advocacy from the Ontario Museum Association. In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | Out-of-Province News | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know CMOG Standards Strategic Plan Requirements The OMA is aware of the March 11 announcement related to the CMOG program requiring submission of a Strategic Plan related to...

Feb 14, 2019

View this email in your browser Your monthly source for museum advocacy from the Ontario Museum Association. In this Issue: Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | National News | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know Support for Ontario Museums in 2019 Budget The OMA has recommended four areas for investment to the Ministry of Finance and the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs...