|

MCC funds nonprofit cultural sector

Northborough – Sen. Harriette L. Chandler, D-Worcester, recently announced that grants totaling nearly $8 million have been awarded to cultural organizations, local cultural councils, education programs, and communities statewide, including Northborough, by the Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC).

The announcement was made as part of a statewide funding program for the nonprofit cultural sector by the MCC.

“Congratulations to the Northborough Cultural Council on receiving this grant,” Chandler said. “These grants support various cultural activities that enrich the community, benefit local residents, and provide greater access for the residents of Northborough to wonderful programs.”

The MCC is a state agency supporting the arts, humanities, and sciences to improve the quality of life in Massachusetts and its communities. The MCC pursues this mission through grants, services and advocacy for nonprofit cultural organizations, schools, communities and artists. The MCC is funded primarily by the state and through grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, Bank of America and others. It achieves its mission through grants, services, and partnerships to nonprofit cultural organizations, schools, communities and artists.

Short URL: http://communityadvocate.com/?p=27780

Posted by on Oct 30 2012. Filed under Northborough. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply


3 - = two

Recently Commented

  • Mike Collette: We are pumped to offer such a great program to the kids of the Metro West area!
  • Doctors Express Marlborough: Thanks for the message. We are open 7 days a week: 8 to 8 Monday through Friday and 8 to...
  • STEPHEN: DO YOU HAVE PEDIATRICIANS ON STAFF?
  • STEPHEN: SO GLAD YOU ARE HERE. WHAT ARE YOUR HOURS OF OPERATION? THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIME. SINCERELY, STEPHEN GERANEO
  • Gina Zecco: Linda, Fran and Family, Your Dad always made me smile, and your Mom and Dad together were just like a...