Tagged: grants

Iowa arts, cultural groups receive marketing grants

Lit garland decorates the staircase during a 2019 holiday event at Brucemore Mansion in Cedar Rapids. In 2019, USA Today recognized the three-story, 21-room Queen Anne structure as one of the country’s top holiday home tours. Brucemore is receiving $18,000 from the Iowa Arts & Culture Marketing Grant program to help with marketing expenses. (Rebecca F. Miller/The Gazette)

DES MOINES — The Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs is dividing $1 million among 118 Iowa arts and cultural groups to encourage people to safely “Re-imagine, Re-engage, Reconnect” with concerts, museums, festivals — and each other.

Released in time for the holidays,

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Erb Foundation donates $2M in grants to Detroit arts, culture, environmental causes

Detroit — The Fred A. and Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation says it has donated more than $2 million in new and ongoing grants in September to more than 60 arts, culture and ecology programs in Detroit.

Some organizations, like the Carr Center which specializes in preserving African and African American cultural arts traditions, received matching funds to expand programs and organizational infrastructure. 

The remaining $1.6 million in grants was dispersed across the foundation’s other focus areas. 

Great Lakes Organizations like the Friends of the Detroit River received $330,000 to create a new program that cultivates more stewards of the

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Arts grants awarded to 22 local organizations

African American Visual Artists Guild: Black Heritage Through Visual Rhythms

Bach Society of Dayton: Renewed – A Celebration of Paul Laurence Dunbar

City of Vandalia: Vandalia Mural Project

Co-op Dayton: A New Public Artwork at the Gem City Market

Dare to Defy Productions: Charlie and Doggy and the Song at the Edge of the World

Dayton Fellowship Club Inc.: Restart the Arts: Boards of Recovery

Dayton Liederkranz-Turner: GermanFest Picnic

Dayton Literary Peace Prize Foundation: Dayton Literary Peace Prize Student Author Series

Dayton Metro Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society: Everyone in Harmony in Dayton

Dayton Metro Library: Undesign the Redline:

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Pop Tarts Is Celebrating Dia De Muertos With A Limited-Edition Box And Grants To Latinx Art Organizations

As far as I am concerned, come the day after Labor Day, it’s all about fall. I know *technically* that spooky season doesn’t start for another few weeks, but I like to get the celebrations going. Everything gets covered in pumpkin spice (which has already started), the leaves just begin to change colors, and everywhere you look is burnt orange, bright ghoul-y green, and blood red.

To celebrate the season, tons of brands give a fresh look to their products. Pop-Tarts is dressing up their boxes in the bright colors and designs of Dia De Muertos, or Day of

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