A Place to Perform grants give arts nonprofits a stage

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By Lauren Jeong, program associate The arts play a critical role in local economies, connecting people, amplifying child development, providing outlets for mental health and preserving culture. But unfortunately, these opportunities are not spread evenly across our 23-county region. That is why the Foundation tracks arts participation and resident satisfaction in the …

A Place to Perform grant supports venue costs for the Atlanta Music Project’s Summer Series

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How can access to a performance venue impact 250 students? By giving them a place to perform. The Atlanta Music Project (AMP) received funds from our A Place to Perform grant to support rental expenses at Sylvan Hills Middle School, where students performed five concerts in front of live audiences as …

Morgan Nonprofits Boosted Through $25,000 in Grants from the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta

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ATLANTA, March 31, 2016 – The Morgan Fund, a county-centric fund of the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, today awarded $25,000 in grants to five local nonprofits making a measurable difference toward Morgan’s future success. The grant distribution was the featured program at the Morgan County Kiwanis Club luncheon. Sally …

Arts Fund to award $1,000,000; Amping up the Arts at 20th Luncheon

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Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta Announces Grants for Small and Mid-sized Arts Organizations Throughout the Region ATLANTA – Dec. 3, 2015 – Over 550 arts, business and philanthropic leaders will join together today at the InterContinental Hotel in Buckhead to “Amp up the Arts” at the Community Foundation’s 20th annual …