Heath Cultural Council
The Heath Cultural Council is made up of at least five members who meet at least once annually to review applications for a variety of cultural projects and activities to take place in and around the Town of Heath — including exhibits, festivals, field trips, short-term artist residencies or performances in schools, workshops and lectures. Our mission is to approve a balanced variety of projects that benefit citizens of Heath. The Local Council is always open to suggestions and feedback from the public. The Heath Cultural Council tries to gather input from the community in order to better develop funding priorities based on public feedback.
1 East Main Street
Heath, MA 01346-9706
FY22 Local Priorities
The Heath Cultural Council tries to gather input from the community in order to better develop funding priorities based on public feedback. Heath Cultural Council will give priority to:
Applicants presenting a variety of cultural projects and activities in and around the Town of Heath — including exhibits, festivals, field trips, short-term artist residencies or performances in schools, workshops and lectures.
Applicants that have secured a local venue
Projects that serve the local community
In addition to the state criteria, applications will be evaluated using the following review criteria:
How well the program meets our local priorities
Community support and involvement
Evidence of track record and dedication of the applicant
Ability to address or support diverse forms of cultural activities
FY22 Local Guidelines
Grantees must publicly acknowledge the Heath Cultural Council as well as the Mass Cultural Council when executing their approved projects in order to meet reimbursement criteria.
How Grant Recipients Are Paid
FY22 Funding List
|Hawlemont Regional Elementary School
|Hilltown Families, Inc.
||Hilltown Families Suggests
|Racial Justice Rising
||Community Outreach for Racial Justice - Year 2
|Mohawk Trail Concerts, Inc.
||Summer Festival 2022
||2022 Heath Artists Exhibition
|Heath Agricultural Society
||Heath Fair Music
|Town of Heath
||Council on Aging Senior Art Program
|Heath Free Public Library
||Summer Reading Program at the Heath Free Public Library
|Heath Historical Society, Inc.
||3 Local History Talks
|The Nolumbeka Project, Inc.
||9th Annual Pocumtuck Homelands Festival
||The Heath Herald
||Charlemont Forum Summer Speakers Series 2022
||Concert with the Uncles of the Pioneers
|Hilltown Youth Performing Arts Program, Inc.
||Hilltown Youth Performing Arts Program Summer Workshop
|Piti Theatre Company
||Shelburne Falls Theater Festival
|The Art Garden, Inc.
||Winter Whimsy: Ephemeral Public Art
Review Complete LCC Program Guidelines