At the State of the Arts on June 11, The Arts Partnership awarded $110,375 in grants and awards to 30 local arts and culture nonprofits. This strategic investment in the overall health and success of the arts community helps fuel the social and economic well-being of our community.
This year, The Arts Partnership dispersed $97,875 City Arts Partnership and Community Arts Partnership grants, funded by the Cities of Fargo, Moorhead and West Fargo.
Sanford Health provided $12,500 in funding this year for the Sanford Arts Partnership Merit Awards, which recognize arts organizations doing exemplary work.
Grantees and awardees are listed below, as well as the amount they received. A more detailed description of each grant is available through this link: 2019 City Arts Partnership Grantees
2019 City Arts Partnership Grants –$94,600
Funded by the Cities of Fargo, Moorhead and West Fargo
Celebration of Women & Their Music – $1,500
Concordia College Cultural Events – $750
Fargo Park District – $850
Fargo Theatre – $8,500
FM Area Youth Symphonies – $3,250
FM Ballet – $3,000
FM Choral Artists – $4,750
FM Community Theatre – $9,250
FM Opera – $6,000
FM Symphony Orchestra – $10,000
FM Visual Artists – $3,000
FM Youth Choir – $3,000
Gooseberry Park Players – $3,250
Historical & Cultural Society of Clay County – $5,000
Kicks Band of Fargo-Moorhead – $500
Lake Agassiz Concert Band – $500
Master Chorale of Fargo-Moorhead – $3,000
Minnesota State University Moorhead Performing Arts Series – $500
Moorhead Parks and Recreation – $500
Plains Art Museum – $6,500
Prairie Public Broadcasting – $1,250
Rourke Art Museum – $3,000
Spirit Room – $3,000
The Human Family – $750
Theatre B – $5,000
Trollwood Performing Arts School – $7,500
West Fargo Public Library – $500
2019 Community Arts Partnership Grants – $3,275
Community Arts Partnership Grants are board-designated grants to organizations that contribute to and impact the community. They are funded with money from the Cities of Fargo, Moorhead and West Fargo.
Angels of the Muse – $375
The Learning Bank – $2,500
West Fargo Park District – $400
2018 Sanford Arts Partnership Merit Awards – $12,500
Funded by Sanford Health to recognize organizations doing exemplary work in local arts and culture.
FM Opera – $2,000
Gooseberry Park Players – $2,500
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County – $4,500
Rourke Art Museum – $3,500
For more information on our grant program, contact The Arts Partnership Director of Operations Tania Blanich at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 701-237-6133.
Featured photo by Dennis Krull of 5foot20 Design Lounge.