2019 Grant Awards

The following projects have been funded by the Josephine County Cultural Coalition for 2019.

Regular grant awards

Josephine County Cultural Coalition awarded grants to the following organizations in January 2019.

  • Rogue Valley Symphony  $1,500 for free student tickets for Grants Pass concerts
  • Kerbyville Museum  $1,500 to support an “Historic Objects” book
  • Grants Pass Museum of Art  $1,500 to bring local fifth graders to the museum to learn visual arts
  • Josephine Community Concerts  $500 for implementing the ability to take credit cards (no longer part of our granting guidelines)
  • Chinquapin Center for the Arts  $1,500 for a summer residency for a new opera
  • Boys & Girls Clubs  $1,500 for the Junior Picasso Club at the Grants Pass Club
  • Josephine Community Library District  $1,500 for special programs on history and poetry
  • RiverStars Performing Arts  $1,500 for performance and dance youth program in the Illinois Valley
  • Three Rivers Community Orchestra  $750 for venue fees and marketing

Mini-grant awards

Josephine County Cultural Coalition awarded mini-grants ($500 maximum) to the following organizations in summer 2019.

  • Rogue Gateway  $500 for Porchfest
  • Exchange for Change $500 for “Teens’ Cultural Exchange”
  • Grants Pass Museum of Art  $400 for a museum activities video
  • Illinois Valley Community Development Organization  $500 for a bottle deposit site mural
  • 3 Rivers Chorale  $500 for the “Blue Pacific” performance
  • RiverStars Performing Arts $500 for the RiverStars Summer Dance
  • Rogue Community College  $432 for totem pole signage

Updated 9/26/2019