Past Local Cultural Council Grant Recipients

2011-2012
RECIPIENT
PROGRAM / PROJECT
GRANTED
Ed the WizardReading is Magic$250.00
Greater Tiverton Community ChorusAmerican Music from Shakers to Gospel to Broadway$400.00
Cemetery Identification GroupMapping Plots at Beech Grove Cemetery$650.00
Southcoast Historical Associates18th Century Colonial Life$475.00
Westport Historical SocietyHandy House Public Interpretation$500.00
Macomber Primary SchoolBCC Musical Theatre Performance$400.00
Westport Free Public LibraryLive Animal Reptile Show$275.00
Westport Elementary SchoolRISD trip 4th graders PASS grant$868.00
South Coast Artists, Inc.Open Studio Tour$500.00

 

2010-2011
RECIPIENTPROGRAM / PROJECTGRANTED
Acushnet Classic Ensemble, Inc.Music$300.00
Artworks! at Dover StreetTeen artist internship program$500.00
Jane Dufault101 Dalmations theater performance$525.00
Rona LeventhalGoblins & Giggles: Halloween storytelling$450.00
John RootEdible Perennial Gardening and Landscaping$300.00
South Coast ArtistsOpen Studio Tours 2011$1122.00
Southcoast Historical AssociatesColonial Life in the 18th Century$475.00
Westport Elementary SchoolFourth grade visit to RISD Museum of Art$1150.00
Westport Free Public LibraryDeborah Costine's puppets$335.00
Westport High SchoolWestport River Watershed Alliance program$200.00
Westport Historical Society, Inc.Photographs of historic Westport properties$500.00

 

2009-2010
RECIPIENTPROGRAM / PROJECTCONTACTGRANTED
Scott JamesonMagic and Juggling Performance $400.00
Southcoast Historical AssociatesColonial Life in the 18th CenturyDavid Jennings$475.00
Westport Historical SocietyHooked RugsJenny O'Neill$500.00
Westport Elementary SchoolFourth Grade Trip to RISD MuseumCarol J. Duby$725.00
Westport Free Public LibraryPuppet ShowLinda Cunha$300.00
Jane Dufault"Treasure Hunt" Marionette ShowJane Dufault$550.00
Massachusetts Audubon SocietyOutreach Program about OspreysGina Purtell$650.00
Westport High SchoolRFK and the Civil Rights MovementBridget Buckless$400.00

 

2008-2009
RECIPIENTPROGRAM / PROJECTCONTACTGRANTED
ArtWorks! Partners for the Arts and Community, Inc.Teen Artist Internship ProgramIrene Buck
508-984-1588
$500.00
Betty Slade Betty Slade$1000.00
Greater Tiverton Community ChorusChorale Concerts in WestportHerbert Wells
508-636-5497
$375.00
Jane DufaultNo Strings Marionette CompanyJane Dufault
508-678-8671
508-636-5955
$600.00
Westport Elementary SchoolFourth Grade Trip to RISD MuseumCarol Duby
508-636-1075
$450.00
Westport Free Public LibraryHalloween HarvestLinda Cunha
508-636-1100
$400.00
Westport Historical SocietyExploring Paul CuffeeJenny O'Neill
508-636-6011
$500.00
Westport River Watershed AllianceWatershed Alliance Outdoor ClassroomGay Gillespie
508-636-3016
$375.00

 


2007-2008
RECIPIENTPROGRAM / PROJECTCONTACTGRANTED
ArtWorks! at Dover StreetTeen Artist Internship ProgramIrene Buck
508-984-1588
$500.00
Richard ClarkShakespeare, Lunatic, Lover and Poet at COARichard Clark$300.00
Jane DufaultToe Jam Puppet Band, Macomber SchoolJane Dufault
508-678-8671
$420.00
Greater Tiverton Community ChorusThree Choral Concerts in WestportHerbert Wells
508-636-5497
$400.00
Claude LedouxContinuing Development on Westport Matters WebsiteClaude Ledoux$500.00
Massachusetts Audubon SocietyJunior Bird ClubGina Purtell
508-636-2437
$250.00
Jacqueline PinheiroLore of the Ladybug Social Day Care, COAJacqueline Pinheiro
508-998-3164
$475.00
Westport Elementary SchoolFourth Grade Trip to RISD MuseumCarol Duby
508-636-1075
$800.00
Westport Free Public LibraryEarth Celebrations, Storytelling "Why the Sea is Salty"Linda Cunha
508-636-1100
$250.00
Westport Historical SocietyPurchase of Mercy E. Baker, Mary H. Brown paintingsJenny O'Neill$250.00

 

2006-2007
RECIPIENTPROGRAM / PROJECTCONTACTGRANTED
Jon AldenPhotographic Essay: Wolf Pit School RestorationJon Alden
508-642-4985
$500.00
ArtWorks! at Dover StreetTeen Internship ProgramIrene Buck
508-984-1588
$500.00
Jacqueline PinheiroTreasured MemoriesJacqueline Pinheiro
508-998-3164
$300.00
Greater Tiverton Community ChorusThree Choral Concerts in WestportHerbert Wells
508-636-5497
$250.00
Greater Tiverton Community ChorusThree Choral Concerts in WestportHerbert Wells
508-636-5497
$1000.00
Henry LappenJuggling PerformanceHenry Lappen
413-549-3722
$400.00
John RootIntergenerational Music PerformanceJohn Root
413-256-8729
$500.00
Robert St. AmourEntertainment for SeniorsRobert St. Amour
508-672-6373
$210.00
Westport Free Public Library"Tune Into the Beat" Summer Reading ProgramLinda Cunha
508-636-1100
$425.00
Westport Elementary SchoolFourth Grade Trip to RISD MuseumCarol Duby
508-636-1075
$1100.00
Westport River Watershed AllianceYoung Environmental Artist AwardGay Gillespie
508-636-3016
$500.00
Kelly ZuccoShowstoppers PerformancesKelly Zucco
508-758-4515
$150.00

 

2005-2006
RECIPIENTPROGRAM / PROJECTCONTACTGRANTED
Westport Grange #181Old Fashioned Grange DanceDeana Chase
508-636-8980
$350.00
Magnolia Cajun bandMagnolia at the FairChristine Ash
508-636-3867
$600.00
Jacqueline PinheiroTreasured MemoriesJacqueline Pinheiro
508-998-3164
$300.00
Greater Tiverton Community ChorusThree Choral Concerts in WestportHerbert Wells
617-696-9386
$250.00
Concerts at the PointConcerts at the Point — ClassicalRosamond Wadsworth
508-636-5834
$300.00
Westport Free Public LibraryWild for BooksLinda Cunha
508-636-1100
$350.00
Westport Elementary SchoolFourth Grade Trip to RISD MuseumCarol Duby
508-636-1075
$300.00
Robert St. AmourEntertainment for SeniorsRobert St. Amour
508-672-6373
$200.00

 

2004-2005
RECIPIENTPROGRAM / PROJECTCONTACTGRANTED
Beth EasterlyCapturing a Life in Theater — Jeanne CassidyBeth Easterly
508-636-4427
$350.00
Westport Elementary SchoolFourth Grade Trip to RISD MuseumCarol Duby
508-636-1075
$300.00
Westport Free Public LibraryChildren's Program on Geography of the United States (Ages 3-11)Linda Cunha
508-636-1100
$300.00
Kathryn GroverEarly Architecture of Old DartmouthKathryn Grover
508-994-4062
$250.00
Greater New Bedford Choral SocietyWinter ConcertCynthia Lavoie
508-678-4490
$200.00
ArtWorks! Partners for the Arts and CommunityArt Internships for TeensIrene Buck
508-984-1588
$250.00
Macomber Head Start (CFC Head Start) at Macomber SchoolScience of Sound/ Sizzle/Sizzle/BrrMargaret Slepkow
508-324-7512
$200.00
Concerts at the PointBorromeo String Quartet ConcertRosamond Wadsworth
508-636-5834
$200.00
South Coast Community ChoraleSpring ConcertIvor deSilva
508-678-9649
$200.00

 

2003-2004
RECIPIENTPROGRAM / PROJECTCONTACTGRANTED
Robert St. AmourSenior EntertainmentRobert St. Amour
508-672-6373
$100.00
Westport High SchoolZeiterion Theatre Tickets for Special Needs StudentsJoel A. Sullivan
Theresa Hadley
508-636-1050
$100.00
Westport High SchoolRhode Island School of Design Trip for Art StudentsJoel A. Sullivan
Theresa Hadley
508-636-1050
$350.00
Westport Free Public LibrarySongs and Stories From Around the WorldSusan Branco
508-636-3388
$400.00
Peter FradleyPublication of "In Perspective" columns from the Providence JournalPeter Fradley
508-636-2043
$300.00
Concerts at the PointMuir String Quartet performanceRosamond Wadsworth
508-636-5834
$500.00
Westport Historical SocietyOld Fashioned Christmas at Bell School HouseWilliam F. Wyatt
508-636-7302
$300.00
Westport Fisherman's AssociationWhaling History DocumentationJeanne Girard
508-636-1456
$250.00