Nineteen organizations are sharing $51,366 in Arts Grants funding from the by the Warren County Cultural and Heritage Division of Land Preservation for their arts programming in 2019. The arts grants are available in the fall of each year for organizations that provide arts programming for the people of Warren County at an accessible site.
Grant recipients for 2019 are: Abilities of Northwest NJ, Inc., Belvidere Heritage, Inc., Friends of Warren County Library, Hackettstown Community Band, Knowlton Township Historical Commission, Lopatcong Township PTA, Lopatcong Township Recreation Committee, Morris Canal Committee, Music at Saint Luke's, New Jersey Civic Youth Ballet, Rutherfurd Hall Foundation, Warren County Arts Corp., Warren County 4-H, Warren County Community College - Visiting Authors Series, Warren County Community Singers, Washington BID, Washington Borough PTO, Washington Township PTA, and Water Gap Singers, Inc.
Pictured is Michael Duck of Not For Coltrane, one of the performers at Warren County ParkFest, which received funding through the Morris Canal Committee's grant award.
This Arts Grant program is sponsored by the Warren County Cultural & Heritage Division of Land Preservation, supported by the Warren County Board of Chosen Freeholders, and funded by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts. The funds are derived from a dedicated New Jersey tax on hotel and motel occupancy and do not impact property or income taxes.
Grant applications for FY2020 will be available in mid-October. For further information please call (908) 453-4381.