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Sunderland Cultural Council

The mission of the Sunderland Cultural Council is to encourage access for Sunderland residents of all ages and groups to cultural events and resources of all types. The Sunderland Cultural Council pursues this mission through the administration of state funded Cultural Council grants. It is the policy of the Sunderland Cultural Council to seek the greatest possible diversity and number of funded events in order to provide the widest access to cultural resources.

Contact

Peter Lacey
placey1@comcast.net
413-665-3198

Address
Town Hall
12 School Street
Sunderland, MA 01375-9503

FY22 Allocation

$5,600

FY22 Local Priorities

Sunderland Cultural Council Funding Priorities:

  • Projects that further the diversity in Sunderland’s programming in the arts, humanities,
    and sciences;
  • Projects whose target audiences will esure our underserved populations and groups have access to cultural programming;
  • Projects that help build a sense of community in our town through collaborations with town organizations, departments and institutions.
  • Sunderland Cultural Council Local Guidelines:
  • Projects should take place in Sunderland or the South Deerfield locations of Frontier Regional School or the South County Council on Aging.
  • Projects should be well planned detailing specific date, time, and location.
  • Projects should demonstrate community support (i.e. letter of support to use a town space, letter of support from a group or organization, letter from appropriate staff person or school organization if an in-school program).
  • Project requests should be no more than $500.00.
  • The Sunderland Cultural Council will also be accepting paper applications in addition to through the online system. Paper applications may be provided by the council upon request. Applicants who choose to submit paper applications should submit 6 copies of the application and 1 copy of supporting materials, if applicable.
  • FY22 Local Guidelines

  • Projects should take place in Sunderland or the South Deerfield locations of Frontier Regional School or the South County Council on Aging.
  • Projects should be well planned detailing specific date, time, and location.
  • Projects should demonstrate community support (i.e. letter of support to use a town space , letter of support from a group or organization, letter from appropriate staff person or school organization if an in-school program).
  • Project requests should be no more than $500.00.
  • Applicants should submit 6 copies of the application and 1 copy of supporting materials, if available.
  • Grantees must submit proof that they have met the credit and publicity requirements with their reimbursement form.
  • How Grant Recipients Are Paid

    Reimbursement Grants

    FY22 Funding List

    Name Project Title Amount
    Authors and Artists Festival Authors and Artists Festival $100
    David Neill Music for the South County Senior Center Picnic $375
    Timothy Van Egmond Spring Performance At The South County Senior Center $120
    MUSIC Dance.edu Hip Hop Dance Chair Exercise for Seniors! $280
    Sunderland Public Library The Yo-Yo ABCs $500
    Sandra Pearl Youth Engineering Program at the Library $500
    Bill Halloran Live Blues Concert $400
    Sunderland Public Library Flying High Dog Show $440
    Sunderland Public Library Traditions of Chinese Acrobatics with Li Liu $500
    Cynthia McInnis The Whalemobile--Oceans of Possibilities $495
    Sarah Clay Stolen Moments $210
    Franklin County Pride, Inc. Franklin County Pride 2022 $300
    The Nolumbeka Project, Inc. 9th Annual Pocumtuck Homelands Festival $250
    Sunderland Public Library Teen Book Club in a Bag $275
    Jay Mankita Maker Space Build-Along: Chain Reactions! $600
    The Amherst Ballet Theatre Company, Inc. Mask of Zora $305

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