News and Grant Announcements

New Bedford Whaling Museum intern program wins National Award



Local Cultural Council 2017-2018 Grant Awards TBD


Name                       Project                                          Project title                                                       Amount

Dharma                    VoyageArtsCommunity                 Youth Boatbuilding                                            $350

Dufault, Jane            ArtsYoung People's                      Concert by the New Bedford Symphony           $400

Marjorie D Puryear    ArtsThe Art Drive -                      10th Annual Open Studio                                   $200

Mass Audubon Allens Pond Wildlife SanctuaryScienceWinter meetings of the Mass Audubon Junior Bird Cl$200

Matthew ShiversArtsBeauty and the Beast$350

Nancy TrippArtsA Christmas Carol$400

New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks!ArtsTeen Artist Internship Program$200

New Bedford Festival Theatre, Inc.ArtsMY FAIR LADY$100

New Bedford Whaling MuseumHumanitiesAccessing Old Dartmouth History$300

Paskamansett Bird ClubArtsProject Puffin: The Improbable Quest to Bring a Be$100

Pereira, DianneHumanities"Rock the Presidents" Concert$63

South Coast ArtistsArtsSouth Coast Open Studio Tour 2017$200

The Arc of Greater Fall RiverArtsThe Kids on the Block Junior Puppeteer Program$100

Westport Elementary SchoolHumanitiesChildren's Authors$500

Westport Elementary SchoolArtsFourth Grade Trip to RI Philharmonic Orchestra$400

Westport Fishermen's AssociationHumanitiesHorseneck Point Lifesaving Station brochure and ex$500

Westport Free Public LibraryArtsPumpernickel Puppets$200

Westport Historical SocietyHumanitiesPaul Cuffe: Following his Footsteps$400