Arts Organizations & Arts Councils Benefit From $13.67 Million in Grants
Reaffirming the importance of Maryland's vibrant nonprofit arts sector, Governor Larry Hogan announced $13.67 million in Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) grant awards to 300 local arts organizations and arts councils.
MSAC Grants for Organizations (GFO) support the general operations of 300 arts organizations and programs while Community Arts Development (CAD) grants support Maryland's 24 local arts councils. The Governor approved the matching grants based on the recommendations of the MSAC, an agency of the Maryland Department of Commerce. Arts August Maryland.
Pictured Right: FY2016 GFO awardee Common Ground on the Hill. A young dancer with the Folkloric Group San José of Hanover, PA, performing at the Common Ground on the Hill Festival at the Carroll County Farm Museum. Photo by Pamela Zappardino.