February 21, 2024
Annapolis, US 45 F

Arts Council distributes $400K to local arts organizations

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The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County distributed checks to 35 county arts and historic preservation groups on October 15th. The grants ranged in size from $1,000 to $63,100 for fiscal year 2015, totaled 400,000.

The following organizations received Art Grant Awards:

Photo  by Don Dement
Photo by Don Dement


All Children’s Chorus of Annapolis                           $8,000
Annapolis Chamber Players                                       $3,000
Annapolis Film Festival                                             $1,000
Annapolis Maritime Museum                                  $7,000
Annapolis Opera                                                      $27,500
Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre                       $9,000
Annapolis Symphony Orchestra                             $35,000
ArtWalk, Annapolis the Beautiful                            $1,500                                              
Anne Arundel Community Concert Assoc.               $3,400
Anne Arundel County Trust For Preservation       $5,200
Arundel Vocal Arts Society                                       $2,200
Ballet Theatre of Maryland                                     $30,000
Captain Avery Museum, Inc.                                   $9,000
Chesapeake Arts Center                                           $50,000
Chesapeake Children’s Museum                             $3,500
Chesapeake Youth Symphony Orchestra               $11,000
Children’s Theater of Annapolis                             $8,000
Compass Rose Theatre                                             $8,000
Creating Communities                                              $5,500
Footworks Percussive Dance Ensemble                 $2,000
Heritage Harbor Chorus                                           $2,000
Historic Annapolis Foundation                                $10,000
Kunta Kinte – Alex Haley Foundation                    $2,500
Live Arts Maryland                                                   $27,500
Londontown Foundation                                          $12,000
Londontown Symphony Orchestra                       $5,000
Maryland Federation of Art                                     $10,000
Maryland Hall                                                            $63,100
Mitchell Gallery, St. John’s College                           $12,000
Paradox, Inc.                                                                 $2,500
Pasadena Theatre Company                                    $4,000
Performing Arts Association of Linthicum              $4,400
South County Concert Association                          $6,200
West Arundel Creative Arts                                     $1,000
World Artists Experience                                         $8,000

The Community Arts Grants are just one type of grant awarded by the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County . The Arts Council also awards mini grants, strategic grants and Arts-in-Education grants in addition to providing support, advocacy, and resources for Arts and Historic Preservation. For more information about the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County and to find out more about membership call 410-222-7949 or visit www.acaac.org.

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