Interested in participating in XIX: Shall Not Be Denied?

We welcome you! This project would not be possible without the active participation of cultural and historic institutions, schools, neighborhood and service organizations, residents, artists, designers, students, performers, curators, storytellers from all around Rhode Island. 

Please take a moment to read over the Core Values section on the website. If you have a program or exhibition taking place in 2020 that aligns with the XIX: Shall Not Be Denied value statements, we’d love to have you join us. We hope you will use the logo and social media tags provided to reflect your participation in this state-wide initiative. 

How to become a partner

  • STEP 1: Please fill out the Partner Agreement Form. If your program/event fits the XIX: Shall Not Be Denied theme and timeline. Upon your request email, we will send you the identity packet and style guide.
  • STEP 2: In light of the current situation, we’ve created a Social Distance Program Info Form for remote events/programs in the next couple of months. If you are shifting your programs to remote options, please use this new form to let us know all the details so we can help promote your opportunties. For in-person events scheduled for further months, we will contact you via email to fill out the usual Program Info Form. We will use the information to populate the online Events page, to list you/your organization on our website, and to connect with you via our Instagram @xixshallnotbedenied.

Identity Packet

The identity packet includes the XIX: Shall Not Be Denied tagline wording, logo, and color scheme. To request access to the Identity Packet please email us at Please include “Identity Packet Request” and your organization’s name in the subject line.