Local artists get funding | Enumclaw Arts and Culture
June 27, 2012 · 1:35 PM
A pair of Enumclaw organizations made the cut when 4Culture’s board of directors approved funding to support 66 artist-generated projects to benefit the citizens of and visitors to the region.
Cascade Foothills Chorale received $1,000 for its Home Town Christmas project and Imagination Theatre received $1,500 to support its summer theater workshop.
The Group Arts Projects review panel looked at 123 applications that included requests totaling $712,310. Panelists recommended that 60 organizations receive $215,500. The criteria for this program includes artistic excellence, project feasibility and the public benefit to the citizens and visitors of King County.
4Culture is committed to advancing community through culture. The organization operates on the belief that public exhibitions and performances, public art, preservation of significant sites and interpretation of local history deepen connections to the places in which local residents live and work.