The Grassroots Arts Program is unique in that it empowers local arts councils and arts organizations to plan programs and projects for their citizens that reflect the arts and cultural traditions and resources specific to their area.  By providing funding for localized efforts, the North Carolina Arts Council helps foster a sense of pride in local communities and increases citizen participation in and ownership of local programs.

The North Carolina Arts Council is funded by the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources with the Arts Council of Lincoln County as the local County Partner administrator of the Grassroots Grant program.  Grants are given yearly for art program projects, cultural art events and services.  Funds are available to nonprofit, tax-exempt organizations, whose purpose is to promote and develop diverse cultural arts programming in Lincoln County.  For more information, please email or call the Arts Council office.
The Arts Council of Lincoln County invites interested non-profit organizations to submit applications for the 2016-2017 program.  Please read the PRESS RELEASE for more information and then click for guidelines .  All applications must be received by the Arts Council of Lincoln County by August 15, 2014.  If there are any questions about the eligibility of a particular art program for your group, please email us or call the Arts Council of Lincoln County at 704 732-9044.
Grants
Applicant

Lincoln Cultural Development Center



Lincoln County Concert Association



Lincoln Cultural Development Center



Lincoln Theatre Guild





Award

$750.00



$1500.00



$750.00



$1171.00

Designated Project

2015 Heafner/Williams Vocal Competition



Live concert performance to be performed in Lincoln County featuring five celebrated Cuban performer know as Los Habaneros. 


Live performance featuring the reenactment of the book Slave Narratives 1 & 2 written by local artist Steve Payseur.


The tales of Peter Rabbit - Free Theatre Experience for Lincoln County children
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Grassroots Grant Recipients 2014-15
The Arts Council of Lincoln County awards Grassroots grants to local non-profit organizations.  The following organizations are recipients for the 2014 - 2015 fiscal year:
Grassroots Grant Program Applications 2016-2017
Grassroots Grant Program
Total Amount Funded: $4171.00

    
Arts Council of Lincoln County
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in Lincolnton, North Carolina.
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PRESS RELEASE

Arts Council of Lincoln County Accepting Subgrant Applications                                                                                                   
The ACLC is now accepting applications for North Carolina Arts Council Grassroots Arts Program subgrants through August17, 2016. Since 1977, the North Carolina Arts Council’s Grassroots Arts Program has provided North Carolina citizens access to quality arts experiences. Using a per capita based formula, the program provides funding for the arts in all 100 counties of the state through partnerships with local arts councils. The Arts Council of Lincoln County serves as the North Carolina Arts Council’s partner in awarding subgrants to local organizations for arts programs in Lincoln County.
Applications are available for non-profit organizations whose purpose is to promote and develop diverse cultural arts programming in Lincoln County. Funding priority is given to qualified arts organizations, arts in education programs conducted by qualified artists, and other community organizations that provide arts programs in the county. Projects must occur between July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017.

Guidelines are available on the North Carolina Art's Council website at www.NCarts.org. For questions, grant application or more information, contact the ACLC at 704-732-9044 or email artslincolnnc@gmail.com
Arts Council of Lincoln County
Arts Council of Lincoln County
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