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The Northbridge Cultural Council (NCC) seeks to expand access, improve education, promote diversity, and encourage excellence in the arts, humanities, and interpretative sciences to improve the quality of life for the community and contribute to our communities’ economic and cultural vitality.

Through its network of local councils, the Mass Cultural Council (MCC) provides grants to non-profit cultural organizations, schools, communities, and individual artists to fund programs that use arts, science, and the humanities to build strong, diverse, livable communities.


Christine Johnson

7 Main Street
Northbridge, MA 01588-2294

Application Information

FY24 Allocation


FY24 Local Priorities

Northbridge Cultural Council (NCC) Local Priorities
• The NCC prioritizes applicants who provide a cultural event within the community of Northbridge.
• The NCC prioritizes applicants who have secured an event date and venue location.
• The NCC prioritizes applications that provide the cultural event free of charge to attendees.
• The NCC prioritizes applicants based on the input received from the community, including the annual survey.

FY24 Local Guidelines

Northbridge Cultural Council (NCC) Local Guidelines
• All applications must be submitted no later than October 17, 2023, per the instructions provided on the Local Cultural Council website at No late applications will be accepted.
• All applicants seeking grant reimbursement must submit all invoices and documentation via email at or mailed to Northbridge Cultural Council c/o Northbridge Town Hall, 7 Main Street, Whitinsville, MA 01588
• All applicants must comply with all LCC Guidelines.

The Northbridge Cultural Council seeks to share news of your event with the community by publishing a summary on our local Northbridge Cultural Council webpage. If you would like the NCC to share the information about your event, please forward a short description to

How Grant Recipients Are Paid

Reimbursement Grants

FY24 Funding List

Name Project Title Amount
Bates III, Davis R. Celebrating the Season: A Halloween Harvest $500
Bilodeau, Chris St. Patrick's Day Celebration $800
Blackstone Valley Emergency Shelter Blackstone Valley Festival of Trees $1,000
Dick, Robert Blackstone Valley Bluegrass performance $800
Discovery Museum, Inc. Open Door Connection $300
George Marston Whitin Memorial Community Association, Inc. WCC Youth Theater $1,000
Hart, Francis The “Beat Generation” - A Cultural Review of the 1950s Through Music $475
MUSIC I am Autistic I am Fantastic - The Musical $200
MUSIC Hip Hop Chair Dance for Seniors! ---a dance series $250
Mankita, Jay Maker Space Build Along: Chain Reactions $1,000
Newman, Howard Knock on Wood, acoustic folk-rock duo $550
Northbridge Beautification Holiday Lights Celebration $1,250
Parnes, Janet The Unsung Heroine Behind the New Deal Part 2 $340
Richards, Raianne Concert at Northbridge Senior Center with Mark & Raianne $500
Rogers, Karen Valentines Day for elderly $272
Shawna E. Shea Memorial Foundation, Inc. Free Silent Movie Screening with Live Musical Accompaniment $250
Shawna E. Shea Memorial Foundation, Inc. Contemporary Art Exhibit called Interrupted $250
Shea, Lisa Writing / Publishing / Marketing Workshop Series $300
The Claflin Hill Music Performance Foundation, Inc. The Claflin Hill Symphony Summer Winds at the Dennis Rice Community Plaza $1,250
The Northbridge Historical Society, Inc. Making the Connection - Past and Present $950
The Northbridge Historical Society, Inc. Historical Educational Speaker Series $1,200
Tincknell, Roger L. Plummer Place's 1950s Retro Sock Hop $570
Urquhart, Doug Music through the decades $200

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