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Plainville Cultural Council

The Plainville Cultural Council’s mission is to approve events for the town of Plainville MA. These events are sponsored and governed by the State Cultural Council.
We serve the town of Plainville MA. and its surrounding community. We base our funding decisions on events that will be of interest to all Residents (individuals, families and seniors).

Contact

Lisa Burtan, Chair
culturalcouncil@plainville.ma.us
508-561-4715

Address
142 South Street
Plainville, MA 02762-1917

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Application Information

FY23 Allocation

$7,300

FY23 Local Priorities

Plainville Cultural Council will accept online applications only.

Applications are considered with the following priorities in mind:

Projects that are innovative, collaborative, and creative.
Projects that address a community need or reach an underserved population.
Community-based programs and events.

Other considerations:

Grant awards typically range between $100 and $500. Larger grants are awarded by discretion of the Council.

Plainville-based applicants are given preference.

Each applicant must have the venue approved before submission and supply that information on the application form.

There will be a limit of three consecutive years for the same project to be submitted for PLCC funding by an applicant. However, the Council will carefully scrutinize repeat requests. Such proposals should include sources of support to show the project is not dependent solely on Council funding.

To reapply for a consecutive project, include information including date of last event, and the number of people who attended the event.

FY23 Local Guidelines

Preference will be given to applicants who:
have a local contact
have a site for their program/project
have a date
cite the approximate number of Plainville residents that will benefit from the program

Plainville Cultural Council encourages local residents to apply for grants.

How Grant Recipients Are Paid

Direct Grants

FY23 Funding List

Name Project Title Amount
Fish, Lynda S. Keys! Music Challenge $250
Friends of the Plainville Public Library, Inc. NEW ENGLAND AQUARIUM LIBRARY PASS $700
Lappen, Henry Henry the Juggler Performance $450
Parisi, Rita 1908 Tea $475
Plainville Historical Commission Historical Portrayals by Lady J $315
Plainville Parks Department Plainville Park Summer Rec Field Trip $1,000
Plainville Public Library Family Concert with The Toe Jam Puppet Band $250
Plainville Public Library Teddy Bear Picnic with CindyTuminelli $300
Plainville Public Library Evening of Music and Culture with the Center for Arabic Culture $1,093
Plainville Public Library Slavic Folk Art: Cultural Presentation and Fundraising for Ukraine $500
Plainville Public Library Evening of Irish Dance with Sullivan-Steward Dance School $125
Ritornello Music Stories of Resilience: Women Composers of the Baroque $1,000
Science & Engineering Education Development, Inc. Magnificent Magnets for Grade 3 Wood Students $647
Silvia, Elizabeth The Mike and Beth Cabaret Show $550
Valles, Marcos Music Education with Rockabye Beats $700
York, Matt The Highwaymen - Songs & Stories $500

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Mass Cultural Council publishes any updates as they become available. Last update was made on January 31, 2023 at 07:27 PM UTC
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