August 5, 2009
Arts Build Communities Grant Application Deadline
Middle Tennessee Counties says Sen. Yager
(NASHVILLE, TN), August 5, 2009 — State Senator Ken Yager (R-Harriman) today called for local arts organization to apply for the Arts Build Communities Grants program. The grants are issued by the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, a charitable organization benefiting nonprofits serving worthy causes in 40 Middle Tennessee counties
“I am very proud of our local arts organizations in Fentress County,” said Senator Yager. “I want to see more of these organizations receive grants to help us preserve our rich arts heritage for generations to come.”
The deadline for applications is August 29, 2009, at 4:30 p.m. Those interested in applying can download a grant application, view guidelines or get more information, by visiting www.cfmt.org/grants. For assistance, those applying can call The Community Foundation at 615-321-4939.
The Arts Build Communities grant is funded by the Tennessee General Assembly and administered in cooperation with the Tennessee Arts Commission and The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. The ABC grant program aims to strengthen communities by funding projects that nurture artists and arts organizations.