Recent grant recipients received funds that enabled these groups to produce art, promote art appreciation, and educate a variety of audiences about art in Hernando County.
Chocachatti Elementary School for the Arts and MicroSociety– support for musical theater productions of “Peter Pan, Jr.” (2017) and “Aladdin Kids” (2018).
GFWC Historic Brooksville Woman’s Club – support for community mural project.
Hernando County Library System –support for its “Art Attack” program, a monthly children’s art program teaching about famous artists and opportunities to create their own art in the style of the masters.
Hernando Harmonizers –support for scholarships for summer music camp Hernando eSchool – support for art students to display their work at Art in the Park festival and to hold a student art show.
Hernando Youth Orchestra – program support to increase number of participants and performances. Live Oak Theatre – support for Live Oak Theatre’s summer camp.
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) – support for bimonthly art class that uses the creative process of making art to improve a person’s physical, mental, and emotional well-being Nature Coast Art League – support for purchasing grids to be used for displaying members’ artwork at various events.
Stir Up The Gift – support for scholarships to allow more students to participate in monthly lessons and performances.
Suncoast Harmony Chorus of Sweet Adelines International – support for vocal training resulting in a additional performances.
Temple Beth David Jewish Community Center – support for printing and advertising associated with its Annual Nature Coast Art Show.
Uptown Art Gallery – support for glass display cases to be used in the Uptown Gallery.