2018 Arts Grants

Grant Amount Grantee State Grant Purpose
$92,500 Appalshop Inc Kentucky

Appalshop Strategic Planning 

$25,000 ArtsRevive Community Development Corporation Alabama Completion Of The CREATE Space
$150,000 Selma Redevelopment Authority Alabama General Operating Support
$100,000 Birmingham Civil Rights Institute Alabama 2019 Consortium Personnel and Pop Up Exhibition Planning


Blackbelt Benefit Group Alabama New Executive Director/Joan Baez Community Tickets
$120,000 City of Asylum Pennsylvania Support For Executive Director Transition
$100,000 Cleveland Festival of Art and Technology Inc Ohio Re-Making Ingenuity: Community, Capacity, And Strategy


Coalfield Development Corporation West Virginia WestEdge Factory: Community Revitalization Through Creativity and Entrepeneurism
$35,000 Coleman Center For The Arts Alabama Coleman Center For The Arts
$75,000 Community Connections Inc West Virginia Building Capacity For Transformational Arts Programming in the Mercer Street Grassroots District
$10,000 Foundation for Appalachian Kentucky Inc Kentucky SE KY Creative Investment Assessment
$25,000 Glass House Collective Tennessee Historic Commercial Sign Restoration
$100,000 iQuilt Partnership Inc Connecticut Completing Bushnell Gardens: Phase 2 Design & Implementation
$50,000 Mountain Association For Community Economic Development Inc Kentucky CAN Creative Placemaking
$15,000 National Committee For Responsive Philanthropy District Of Columbia As The South Grows: Engaging Funders
$25,000 National Consortium For Creative Placemaking New Jersey 2018 Leadership Summits in Tennessee and West Virginia
$105,000 Paradise Garden Foundation Inc Georgia Paradise Garden Capacity Building And Staff Expansion
$225,000 William King Museum of Art Virginia Cultural Campus Expansion Project: Center for Studio Art & Education
$50,000 World Monuments Fund Inc New York Creative Placemaking Initiative with the Alabama African American Civil Rights Heritage Sites Consortium
$80,000 Wormfarm Institute Incorporated Wisconsin General Support
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