CCM Receives $50,000 ArtsWave Grant
UC's College-Conservatory of Music has been awarded a Community Partnership Grant as part of ArtsWave's 2012 funding efforts.
Date: 6/29/2012 12:00:00 AM
By: Curt Whitacre
Phone: (513) 556-2683
The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) has been awarded an ArtsWave Community Partnership Grant. As part of their 2012 funding efforts, the ArtsWave Board of Trustees approved an award of $50,000 to CCM.
This Community Partnership Grant is designed to develop a mutually beneficial project that will advance both organizations’ goals for the community and for the arts sector.
"This generous grant will allow CCM to create new opportunities for community engagement," says CCM Dean and Thomas James Kelly Professor of Music Peter Landgren. "We look forward to working closely with the ArtsWave leadership to develop this project together, and we wish to thank the Board of Trustees for recognizing CCM’s current impact within the community with this award."
Learn more about ArtsWave’s 2012 funding efforts by visiting www.theartswave.org/about/pressrelease06-22-2012
Formerly known as the Fine Arts Fund, ArtsWave helps create the kind of thriving arts environment that makes the Cincinnati region a better place to live, work, play and stay.
ArtsWave supports and collaborates with arts organizations large and small throughout the area. Music, dance, theatre, galleries, museums, art centers, festivals and more create community-wide benefits for everyone here.
The arts create benefits like attractive, lively neighborhoods and a population that comes together to share ideas and experiences.