The local philanthropy Give for Greatness announced the recipients of 15 grants, each worth $1,000, to local cultural organizations today during a press conference in the Sportsmens Tavern. The organization was founded during the Erie County cultural funding crisis of 2010-11 and has will officially become a program of the advocacy group Arts Services Initiative in 2015.
The money for the latest round of G4G grants was raised during its 2014 Lawyers for the Arts" event. The next one is slated for Feb. 28, 2015 in the Sportsmens.
The 15 grant recipients, whose budgets range from $9,000 to $220,000, are: