United Arts Appeal Grant recipients announced for 2022 | News, Sports, Jobs


Three local organizations and two individual artists received grants from the United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua County (UAA) Project Pool Grant Program.

The winners of the 2022 United Arts Appeal Project Pool Grant Program are:

ORGANIZATIONS

Audubon Community Nature Center: Mud Art

Citizens for a Better Cassadaga: Cassadaga Lakes Summer 2022 Concert Series

Falconer Public Library: Seas of Possibility with Music

INDIVIDUAL ARTISTS

Jenny Brown: Fibers

Jill Reese: Summer of Ukulele: Community Jam Sessions

In addition to providing operational support to six of the county’s largest arts organizations, the UAA awards these annual awards for artistic projects. To apply, organizations must have non-profit status; individuals must reside in Chautauqua County for at least one year and may work in any artistic discipline.

After being reviewed for eligibility and meeting requirements, applications are reviewed by an advisory committee made up of artists and community leaders. Their recommendations are then reviewed for approval by the United Arts Appeals Committee.

Member organizations of the United Arts Appeal are the Chautauqua Regional Youth Ballet, Community Music Project, 1891 Fredonia Opera House Performing Arts Center, Infinity Visual and Performing Arts, Lucille Ball Little Theater in Jamestown, and Western New York Chamber Orchestra.

The United Arts Appeal is supported by Chautauqua County, local foundations, corporations, businesses and individuals throughout the county. For more information about UAA, including programs offered by member organizations, visit UnitedArtsAppeal.org.

Contributions to support the United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua County may be made by check payable to United Arts Appeal and mailed to PO Box 754, Jamestown, NY 14702.



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