Durango Friends of the Arts 2017 Grant Recipients

The Durango Friends of the Arts is proud to announce a list of grant recipients for 2016. Twenty organizations have been selected by a DFA Grant Committee to receive monies in the amount of $23,000.00.

The Durango Friends of the Arts is a not-for-profit, all volunteer membership organization dedicated to raise awareness, promote cultural diversity and offer support for the arts in our community. The Durango Friends of the Arts has many annual fund-raising events that help generate grant money which is awarded to various performing and visual artists art-related programs in the area.

The 2017 year’s Grant Award Winners are :
Be FRANK Foundation – Project O.I.N.K.
Dumpster Beautification Project
DAC Creativity Festivity, durangoarts.com
DAC Visual and Performing Arts Scholarships
DAC Holiday Family Musical Production – Annie
Durango Celtic Society Festival, durangocelticfestival.com
Durango Choral Annual Children’s Music Camp
Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering Poets in Schools
4 Corners Chapter of the American Orff-Schulwerk Association
Music in the Mountains Goes to School
San Juan Symphony Youth Orchestra
Jeff Solon “Live Music in the School House”
Southwest Civic Winds Concert
Stillwater Foundation – 7th Annual Party in the Park, info@stillwatermusic.org
Stillwater Foundation – Youth Scholarships
Thingamajig Theatre, 20 Moons’ Artist Showcase, info@20moons.com
Merely Players – Found Space Theatre
Merely Players – A Secret Garden: A Youth/Adult Theatre