Arts
12:41 pm
Fri July 13, 2012

Kentucky Arts Council Awards Funding

The Kentucky Arts Council (KAP) has awarded just over $188,000 to nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in our area. 

The largest awards will go to Paducah’s Carson Center, Paducah Symphony Orchestra, The National Quilt Museum, and Market House Theatre. Nonprofit organizations in Calloway, Christian, Crittendon, Graves, Henderson, Marshall, and Trigg Counties will also receive funding. The Council awarded a total $1.7 million in funding support to over one hundred nonprofit arts and cultural organizations across the Commonwealth.

The following is a listing by county of FY2013 KAP organizations in our area:

Calloway
Playhouse in the Park $4,203
Murray Art Guild $2,507

Christian
Pennyroyal Arts Council $8,909

Crittenden
Fohs Hall Community Arts Foundation $2,392

Graves
Mayfield/Graves County Art Guild $1,799

Henderson
Henderson Area Arts Alliance $11,310
Riverbend Academy School of Visual and Performing Arts $4,853
Ohio Valley Art League $2,624

Marshall
Marshall County Arts Commission $2,052

McCracken
The Carson Center $62,824
Paducah Symphony Orchestra $20,246
National Quilt Museum $30,524
Market House Theatre $20,995
Maiden Alley Cinema $6,346
Yeiser Art Center $4,040

Trigg
Janice Mason Art Museum $2,475