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Leicester Arts Council

The Leicester Arts Council seeks to enrich our community by supporting the work of local artists and organizations offering a variety of cultural programs, classes and events in the arts, humanities and interpretive sciences. Supported programs promote access, education, diversity and excellence.


Anne Edgington

Town Hall
3 Washburn Square
Leicester, MA 01524-1358

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Application Information

FY24 Allocation


FY24 Local Priorities

l. The Leicester Arts Council does not fund travel , food or beverage expenses.
2. Program quality and benefit to the community are major considerations in all grant decisions.
3. The LAC gives priority to well-planned, locally generated applications, to applications with letters
of community support, and to applications with pre-scheduled venues.
4. The LAC encourages applicants to provide information: press releases, brochures, letters of support. Maximum
three pages.

FY24 Local Guidelines

The purpose of the Leicester Arts Council (LAC) is to support enriching public programs for our community in the arts, humanities and interpretive sciences that promote access,
education, diversity, and excellence.
Local grant funds should add to existing programs and not be used to replace existing
The LAC encourages applicants to seek funding from a variety
of sources rather than depending solely on council funding for projects.
Application forms are available online.
If you have any questions about filling out the application, contact an LAC member for help.
Applicants will be logged in order of receipt by the LAC, and applications will be checked to make sure they
are complete. When possible, applicants will be notified of deficiencies.

How Grant Recipients Are Paid

Reimbursement Grants

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FY23 Funding List

Name Project Title Amount
Christ Episcopal Church 200th Anniversary Celebration Concert $500
Haller, Evan Interactive Music Concert for Young Children and their families $350
Kane, Timothy D. All Together Drumming $600
Leicester Historical Society, Inc. Programs for Leicester Historical Society $1,050
Leicester Public Library Two Craft Programs- Paint & Jewelry $598
Leicester Summer Concert Series Leicester Summer Concert Series 2023 $4,753
Rull, Thomas E. "A Musical Journey Through the Years" $425
SloGrass SloGrass Performance at Leicester Harvest Fair 2023 $600
Van Egmond, Timothy Yankee Notions Concert At The Harvest Fair $700

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