Grants

GRANTS

INFO FOR REACH, RIPPLE, AND SPARK GRANTS

 

2018 DEADLINES:


Reach Grant Deadline - September 29, 2017

Ripple Grant Deadline - September 29, 2017

Spark Grant Deadline - September 29, 2017

 

Workshops will begin the week of July 24, 2017.
The application portal will open on July 24, 2017.

 

REACH GRANTS

Awards ranging from $500 to $5000 to nonprofit organizations and local government entities for the purpose of supporting arts and cultural programs and projects in Genesee and Orleans counties.

 

RIPPLE GRANTS

Project grants in the amount of $2500, available to individual artists residing in Genesee or Orleans counties who wish to create new artistic and cultural projects within a community context.

 

SPARK GRANTS

Grants available to support new arts education projects in K-12 public school settings. Funds directed to cultural organizations or artists working in partnership with schools.  Awards range from $500 to $5000.

 

PANELIST NOMINATION

 


2017 REACH GRANT RECIPIENTS

Orleans County

The Arc of Genesee Orleans
Sponsored by Orleans County Chamber of Commerce
Open Mic & Art Show
$2,375.00

Lee-Whedon Memorial Library
"Finally Fridays!"
$2,800.00

Lyndonville Lions Club
Music Fun in the summer in Lyndonville
$3,800.00

Orleans County Chamber of Commerce
Traveling Towpath Troubadours: BicentennialCelebration of the Erie Canal
$5,000.00

Village of Albion
Concerts on the Canal
$2,673.00

Village of Holley
Concerts atCanal Park
$1,000.00

World Life Institute Inc.
Voices from Earth: Pottery Experience in Orleans County
$4,908.00

Yates Community Library
More Than Just Books
$4,400.00

Genesee County

The Arc of Genesee Orleans
Art Show and Film Festival
$2,394.00

Batavia Concert Band
2017 Summer Concert Series
$4,250.00

Batavia Players
Summer Musical
$1,750.00

Byron-Bergen Public Library
Art and Music in the Community
$2,250.00

Genesee Chorale
Genesee Chorale 2017 Season
$4,000.00

Genesee Symphony Orchestra
At 70 with Vibrant, New Leadership, Ideas & Energy
$5,000.00

Genesee Valley Wind Ensemble
Sponsored by Genesee Chorale
Spring & Fall Concert Series
$1,000.00

Gillam-Grant Community Center
Art Adventures: Finding Art in the Usual and Unusual
$3,741.00

LeRoy United Methodist Church
Ides of March Celtic Concert
$930.00

Village of Corfu
Corfu/Pembroke Winterfest Community Spirituality
$1,445.00

Woodward Memorial Library
Everyone's an Artist
$1,007.00

 

2017 RIPPLE GRANT RECIPIENT

David Burke
Byron Bergen Public Library Exterior Mural
$2,500.00

 

2017 SPARK GRANT RECIPIENTS

Batavia Players
Spring After School Program
$1,427.00

Jill Pettigrew
NYS School for the Blind 150th Anniversary Permanent Ceramic Tile Mural
$3,559.00

Ted Canning
Sponsored by Genesee Symphony Orchestra
Steel Band Residency
$1,725.00

 

 

2017 Forms & Information

2017 GUIDELINES

Program Notification Form / Program Information Sheet

2017 FINAL REPORT

Suggested survey forms for the  
Reach Program
(please upload completed forms when filling out the final report)

 


 

2016 RIPPLE GRANT RECIPIENTS

Bill McDonald
Traveling Towpath Troubadours
$2,500.00

Brian Kemp
Batavia City Canvas Art Trail
$2,500.00

 

2016 REACH GRANT RECIPIENTS

Byron-Bergen Public Library
Art and Music in the Community
$2,457.30

Genesee ARC
50th Anniversary - Golden Gala Art & Film Festival
$2,462.50

Genesee Chorale
Genesee Chorale 2016 Season
$3,385.73

Genesee Chorale Inc
Genesee Children's Chorus 2016 Season
$1,000

Genesee Symphony Orchestra
Genesee Symphony Orchestra: New Beginning
$3,385.73

Genesee Valley Wind Ensemble sp. by Genesee Chorale
Genesee Valley Wind Ensemble: Spring & Fall Concert Series
$1,885.73

Gillam-Grant Community Center
Art is EVERYWHERE
$4,125.25

Girl Scouts of Western NY
The Artist in Me: Girl Scout Series
$2,635.73

Lake Plains Players
Musical (to be announced)
$2,110.73

Lake Plains Players Summer Musical (to be announced)
$850.00

Lake Plains Players
Summer Youth Theatre Camp
$1,650.73

Le Roy Christian Community Project
LCCP After School Theater and Art Instruction
$2,385.73

Le Roy United Methodist Church
Ides of March
$1,169.23

Lee-Whedon Memorial Library
"Finally Fridays!" - 15th annual series of free music programs
$2,260.73

Lyndonville Lions Club
Concert Fun in Lyndonville
$3,085.73

Mental Health Association
Pottery and Print Making
$835.00

Orleans County Cornell Cooperative Extension
Orleans County 4-H Fair Flower Show
$780.00

Orleans Renaissance Group, Inc.
An Evening with Irish Tenor, Ronan Tynan
$3,910.73

Tale for Three Counties Council
A Tale for Three Counties
$2,385.73

Town of Le Roy
Music in the Park Summer Concert 2016
$1,537.00

Village of Albion
Concerts on the Canals
$2,800.73

Village of Corfu
Corfu/Pemroke Community Winterfest
$1,832.23

Woodward Memorial Library
Everyone's An Artist
$1,047.00

World Life Institute Inc.
Voices from the Earth
$4,875.00

Yates Community Library
Yates Community Library…More than Just Books
$3,260.73


Thank you to everyone who applied! This is going to be a great year!