Zul Rajabali

Name

Zul Rajabali

Jurisdiction

School District #61: Victoria

Running for

School Board

Party or Slate (if applicable)

N/A

Funding

Do you know how much your local government invests in the arts? Would you commit to advocating for an increase in that cultural investment for arts, culture, and heritage in your community, within the capacity of your elected body?

NO. But I will advocate for funding

Advocacy

If elected, will you take an active role on behalf of your local government in championing the growth of arts, culture and heritage in your community? Why?

Yes. Arts and Culture play a big role in how society our develops

Education

Students with an education rich in the arts have better grade point averages and are three times more likely to get a degree. Will you commit to making the arts a critical component of every child’s education? If so, how?

Yes. I will advocate for funding for the Arts and build consensus with Local and provincial govts to invest in a curriculum that enhances this

Cultural Growth

How will your local government maintain or grow its investment in cultural programs in your community?

Trustees can only advocate for funding in the Public Domain.

Cultural Spaces

Will you work to ensure access to affordable, sustainable cultural spaces for artists and arts organizations? If so, how?

Trustees can only advocate for funding in the Public Domain.

Cultural Tourism

How do you propose to improve cultural tourism in your community?

Trustees can only advocate for funding in the Public Domain.

How do you propose to attract or retain artists and cultural workers in your community?

Trustees can only advocate for funding in the Public Domain.

Additional Information

If you'd like to provide voters with additional information about your stance on arts, culture, and heritage issues in your community, please use the space below.

As a Candidate for Trustee, I believe that Arts and Culture play a large role in making the future generations more balanced and rounded. Education is not about just getting a good job but is about serving and caring about society. Investments in the Arts is an investment in our future