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Topsfield Cultural Council

The Topsfield Cultural Council (TCC) promotes cultural activities in the Town of Topsfield, Massachusetts. Grants are awarded to individuals and organizations that sponsor and/or promote cultural activities through the arts, humanities and interpretive science with priority given to activities and programs that directly benefit the citizens of Topsfield. All applications must be made online in accordance with the deadlines established by MCC.

Previous grant recipients have offered artist workshops for all age groups; concerts on the Town Green and at the Council on Aging; historical presentations, as well as educational science programs, magic shows and various music genres scheduled at local elementary schools and the Topsfield Town Hall. In addition, financial support for programs was provided to the Northeast Massachusetts Youth Orchestra, the Town library, the Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary and various programs for Masconomet Regional Middle and High School.


Kathleen L. Hunt

Town Hall
8 West Common Street
Topsfield, MA 01983-1425

FY22 Allocation


FY22 Local Priorities

The purpose of the Topsfield Cultural Council (TCC) is to promote cultural activities in Topsfield through the distribution of those funds received from the State and the Town. The TCC awards small grants to individuals and organizations that sponsor cultural activities, and offers both full and partial funding, depending on the requested amount. Applications for funding by the TCC are accepted from individual artists as well as organizations. Online forms can be accessed through the Mass Cultural Council website ( Priority is given to local artists and organizations whose work or programs directly benefit the citizens of Topsfield with a special emphasis in 2021 on projects that address the impact of the pandemic and increasing tension and awareness of racial equity.


FY22 Local Guidelines


How Grant Recipients Are Paid

Reimbursement Grants

FY22 Funding List

Name Project Title Amount
Matt York Songs and Stories - The Highwaymen $500
Meg Black Just What is Impressionism Anyway $500
Mary MacDonald Accessible Lilac Fest $250
Barbara Bodengraven Restart with Art: Claiming Your Spiritual Identity Through Writing, Sketching and Photographer $300
Clyde Wheatley Jazz Brunch $250
Janet Schwartz Simple Steps to Creating Beautiful Artwork $500
Northeast Massachusetts Youth Orchestras, Inc. Youth Orchestra Training & Concerts $500
Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary Nature in your neighborhood - All about birds $250
Caillie Hughes Caillie Hughes Live $250
Cynthia Keefe Summer Music Series $250
Jay Mankita Maker Space Build-Along: Chain Reactions! $500
Kendra Berube Handmade Greeting Cards $150
Topsfield Town Library Summer Reading Program $100
James Michael Summer Concert Series $350
Thomas Jones Musary International Music Workshop $500

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