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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.


Christie Higginbottom

Town Hall
3 Washburn Square
Leicester, MA 01524

FY22 Allocation


FY22 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.

FY22 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

FY22 Funding List

Name Project Title Amount
Davis R. Bates III The Places You'll Go: A Summer Reading Performance $475
Leicester Historical Society, Inc. A Visit From Louisa May Alcott $500
Leicester Historical Society, Inc. A Conversation with former First Lady Abigail Adams $250
Leicester Historical Society, Inc. An Evening with Paul Revere $250
Leicester Historical Society, Inc. A Nipmuc Experience $200
Timothy Van Egmond Yankee Notions Concert at the Harvest Fair $650
Leicester Historical Society, Inc. "Where Did That Come From?" Origins of Christmas Traditions $150
Leicester Summer Concert Series Leicester Summer Concert Serries $3,800
Roger L. Tincknell Old Time Sing-along Concert $500
Howard Newman Music for Seniors $375
Steven M. Hurlbut Jumpin' Juba senior concert $325
Deborah Roberts Kirk Introduction to Watercolor $275
SloGrass Leicester Harvest Fair $600

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