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Final day of Artscape Challenge: please donate now

More than 100 arts lovers have pitched in to help expand Artscape by Pamela Espeland–but we still need you.

Donate today!

Today is the final day of our campaign to increase MinnPost’s arts coverage.

More than 100 arts lovers have already pitched in to help us expand Artscape by Pamela Espeland from two times per week to four. We’ve almost reached our goal of $10,000—but we need your help to finish the campaign.

As a bonus, every donation is being matched dollar-for-dollar, thanks to a group of generous challenge donors.

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We know there are many worthwhile causes out there. But you’ve told us that you value our arts coverage–so don’t miss your chance to help us grow.

Here are some of the reasons our readers have given for supporting this coverage:

The arts are a vital force in the quality of one’s life and are minimally covered by most media, print, electronic and digital.Peter Bradley, Saint Paul

Greatly appreciate good local journalism and coverage of the arts!Kate Sandweiss, Minneapolis

As the wife of a musician, I appreciate how crucial all arts are in our society and how important it is to acknowledge artists.Nila Ouska, Minneapolis

Pamela Espeland’s “Artscape” column is simply indispensable to me, and I’m an avid reader of “The Stroll.” I really value the arts coverage at MinnPost. More, please!Susannah Schouweiler, Saint Paul

The Arts wash the dirt from my soul.Rick Baker, Minneapolis

My artist wife loves your complete coverageRolf Westgard, Saint Paul

Pamela Espeland writes for MinnPost, and I love her writing. – Robert Briscoe and Mary Everett, Harris, MN

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Thanks for committing to deeper arts coverage – we need it! – Debra deNoyelles, Saint Paul

MinnPost’s coverage of the Minnesota Orchestra’s labor issues was deep, extensive and without influence from interested parties. Your coverage got to the heart of the matter in ways that other local media did not. I appreciated it immensely. – Jan Sholl, White Bear Lake

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