Arts & Culture Mini Grant

The goal of this fund is to promote and support arts & culture in the Campbellford/Seymour area through our grant program.

Grant Funding available in 2018: $500 Total (Accepting applications for funding of $100 to $500 - i.e. We can approve one $500 grant, or five $100 grants, or two $250 grants, etc.)

 Grant Priorities:

  • Build Capacity and Co-operation in the community:
    • projects to help to build and enable groups and organizations that want to take action through education, information, partnerships, co-operation, and planning
    • projects to develop exemplary arts, culture & heritage programs and services
    • projects that advance participation, knowledge, understanding and the appreciation of arts, culture, and heritage for the citizens of Campbellford/Seymour

Funding Framework:

  • Performing Arts:
    • Producing and presenting programming, activities and services to the public primarily in the disciplines of dance, theatre and music
    • Contributing to public participation, community involvement in performing arts and arts education
  • Visual Arts:
    • Preserving, interpreting, and presenting works of art
    • Creating a context in which artists and their works are viewed in relationship to visual arts, culture and the community at large
  • Arts and Culture Service Organizations:
    • Membership-based organizations providing services and programming in support of advancing individual or organizational development capacity and promoting an awareness of the arts
    • Contributing to community participation, arts education and public involvement in the arts in Campbellford/Seymour
  • Heritage Organizations:
    • Celebrating Campbellford/Seymour heritage, history and increasing public appreciation and awareness of historical events, people and places through creative and innovative collaboration between historians, archivists, artists and the community.