Disaster Planning, Response and Recovery for Texas Cultural, Heritage, Historic Sites and Special Collections. A part of the FAIC Alliance for Response Network.
September, 2017, NEH makes award of $30,000 to TX-CERA to be administered through the generous assistance of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston for Harvey relief. Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (Houston, TX 77265-6826) Steven Pine (Project Director: September 2017 to present) MFAH and TX-CERA Respond to Hurricane Harvey The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH) will support the activities of the Texas Cultural Emergency Response Alliance (TX-CERA), the state of Texas member of the Alliance for Response. TX-CERA will work with the MFAH and other area stakeholders in cultural heritage such as the Association of Houston Archives, the Houston Arts Alliance, and City of Houston Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs (MOCA) to conduct a series of mitigation and recovery workshops for Houston-area artists, galleries, collectors, historical societies, and small museums, and the general public affected by Hurricane Harvey. Project fields: Program: Cooperative Agreements and Special Projects (P&A) Division: Preservation and Access Total amounts: $30,000 (approved) $30,000 (awarded) Grant period: 10/1/2017 – 12/31/2018