The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge is offering Creative Relief grants to Professional Artists and Non-Profit Arts and Culture Organizations that were adversely affected by flooding in August 2016.
This opportunity is available to individuals and organizations with a history of arts programming whose sites, materials, equipment, or collections were damaged in the recent flooding. To be eligible for this grant, applicants must be domiciled within the 11-parish region served by Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, including Ascension, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Livingston, Point Coupee, St. Helena, Tangipahoa, Washington, West Baton Rouge, and West Feliciana Parishes.
Other eligibility requirements, instructions, and the grant form are available at artsbr.org
Grant application deadline is Monday, October 31, 2016 at 4pm. The Arts Council will send grant notifications and distribute funds by December 1, 2016.
For more information, contact Liz Goad, Director of Economic Development and Human Resources at 225-344-8558 Ext. 228 or firstname.lastname@example.org.