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General Purposes

Greater Flint Arts Council

  • Program Flint Area
  • Program Area Enriching Lives Through Arts and Culture
  • Grant Amount $170,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2004–December 31, 2006
  • Location Flint, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Flint

About this grant

The Greater Flint Arts Council promotes cultural diversity in the arts community. Through the support of more than 500 members, the council provides programs that appeal to a broad section of the Flint community, such as the Arts Incubator, Empty Bowls, Artshare, children’s programs and an outreach exhibition series. The council collaborates with more than a dozen local agencies, schools and businesses to deliver these services.Multiyear funding will support activities that include assisting local artists through the Arts Incubator program and the Parade of Festivals; helping arts agencies secure alternate funding sources; providing information and referral services; offering art education programs; combating hunger and homelessness through the Empty Bowls project; and regranting public funds in six counties through the Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs.