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Apr 22, 2021

Need to Know | OMA Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board Need to Know Canada's 2021 Budget Additional Supports for Jobs On Monday, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, released Budget 2021: A Recovery Plan for Jobs, Growth, and Resilience . Items of interest for museums include: Museum funding: Community Festivals and Events: $200 million...

Mar 25, 2021

Need to Know | OMA Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board Need to Know Ontario's 2021 Budget Ontario's Action Plan: Protecting People's Health and Our Economy Yesterday, the Honourable Peter Bethlenfalvy, Ontario's Minister of Finance, presented Ontario's 2021 Budget. The 2021 Budget represents a total of $173 billion to be spent in the coming year. Items of interest for museums include:...

Jan 28, 2021

Black History Month Resources | Upcoming OMA Events External Resources & Events | OMA Job Board This edition of ONmuseums is sponsored by Armstrong Fine Art Services Black History Month Resources Online Event: 2021 Black History Month Kick-Off History... Who We Are! Ontario Black History Society Sunday, January 31 1:00 PM - 2:30PM EST Join the Ontario Black History Society to Kick-Off Black...

Oct 22, 2020

Need to Know | OMA Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board Need to Know New Legislation for Liability Protection To Protect Workers, Volunteers and Organizations Who Follow COVID-19 Public Health Guidelines and Laws The Ontario government is introducing the Supporting Ontario's Recovery Act, 2020 , that if passed, will provide liability protection for workers, volunteers and organizations...

Sep 24, 2020

OMA Inclusion Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board Early Bird Rate-- Extended! Members can now save $75 by registering for the 2020 OMA Annual Conference by October 5! REGISTER HERE Speech from the Throne In yesterday's Speech from the Throne, the Government of Canada committed to extending the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) through summer 2021 and to expanding the Youth Employment...

Aug 27, 2020

OMA Conference Update | Need to Know | OMA Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board OMA Conference Update Register now to attend the OMA's first virtual conference! Early Bird Rate Only Available Until September 23! Save $75 on the Member rate for the Full Conference Price! This year the Ontario Museum Association Conference is going virtual! With this new format comes new possibilities; the...

Jul 23, 2020

OMA Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board Need to Know Museums Assistance Program Emergency Assistance Update Funding For Small Museums The Canadian Heritage portal for Museums Assistance Program Emergency Assistance has been updated to accept applications from small museums with budgets between $2,000 and $10,000. The Museums Assistance Program (MAP) - COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund for...

Jun 25, 2020

Need to Know CMOG Deadline June 30! Canadian Heritage COVID-19 Emergency Funding for Heritage Organizations OMA Resources OMA Guidance for Museums Reopening OMA COVID-19 Resources #MuseumsConnectON Member Check-Ins External Resources The Survey Results Are In: Ontario EMPs and COVID-19 AAM 2020 Annual Survey of Museum-Goers - Infographics Sustaining Places - Digital Media & Web Design...

May 28, 2020

Need to Know | OMA Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board Need to Know CMOG Applications Open Application deadline 5:00 p.m. (EDT) on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 "The Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries will deliver 2020-21 heritage grant programs as quickly as possible, to assist organizations that are dealing with significant reductions in revenue caused by closures to...

Apr 23, 2020

Newly Added Resources: OMA Tuesday Webinar: Federal Support Programs Webinar Recording Available: Caring for Heritage Collections during COVID-19 #MuseumsConnectON - Member Check-ins #MuseumFromHome #GivingTuesdayNow Fundraising 101: Are You Keeping up with the Digital Revolution? Federal Funding Update Included in this issue are: OMA Resources O MA Job Board Members in the News OMA Resources OMA...