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 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation
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More than $1.4 Million to the Arts!

More than $1.4 Million to the Arts!
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The Columbus Foundation recently announced more than $1.4 million in grants will support 51 local arts organizations serving central Ohio!

Major Arts Organizations—15 organizations—$1,260,043

The major arts category includes presenting and performing arts organizations with annual budgets of $350,000 or more. Grants recognize and encourage achievement in six areas: artistic quality, attendance, inclusion, financial stability, board leadership, and overall management. The following grants support the work of the major arts organizations from July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019.

Community Arts Fund—33 organizations—$150,000

Through the Community Arts Fund, a Field of Interest Fund, The Columbus Foundation supports small- and medium-sized arts organizations that offer education and performance opportunities for the community, but have limited access to private dollars.

View the full list of organizations receiving grants.

Find and connect with Arts & Culture organizations in The Giving Store.


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