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Ware Cultural Council

The Mission of the Ware Cultural Council is to encourage, facilitate, support, and promote the arts, plays, music, and interpretive sciences for the enjoyment of Ware citizens of all ages.


Aileen O'Regan and Mary Healey

PO Box 1432
Ware, MA 01082

FY22 Allocation


FY22 Local Priorities


All applications must be created by following the online toolkit on the Massachusetts Cultural Council website —

The Ware Cultural Council will give funding priority to artists offering programs, plays, performances, and workshops which promote culture, diversity, and inclusion through mutual respect and understanding for the benefit of Ware residents of all ages in the following three disciplines: Arts, Humanities, and Interpretive Sciences.

Please note these important requirements for funding:

1) The event must take place in Ware.

2) The event must be supported by a local organization, and a venue must be secured prior to submitting the application. The sponsoring organization must provide a letter stating that the event will be hosted by them and that a venue has been secured. This letter must accompany the application.

3) Grant applications will only be considered for events that take place during the grant cycle year. For an approved award, the date of the event cannot be before January 1. Modifications to approved grants must be made in writing. The council can, at their discretion, approve reasonable extensions of time or changes to proposed projects. Please email all questions or request to

FY22 Local Guidelines

1. Arts and cultural events must be held in Ware.
2. Applicants must have a Ware community partner and specific date and program
already scheduled before seeking funding
4. If supplemental materials supporting your application are to be returned, please
include a pre-paid, self addressed envelope.

How Grant Recipients Are Paid

Reimbursement Grants

FY22 Funding List

Name Project Title Amount
Young Men's Library Association Tiny Tile Mosaics $450
The Athol Historical Society, Inc. Uniquely Quabbin magazine $250
The Brookfield Institute, Inc. Welcome Home $1,500
Roger L. Tincknell Elvis to the Everly Brothers $500
Ware Cemetery Commission Maintaining Grave Stones and their history $1,000
Workshop13 Cultural Arts and Learning Center Rock the Park Music & Arts Festival $1,000
Workshop13 Cultural Arts and Learning Center Northeast Fine Arts Exhibition $1,499
Sarah Clay Stolen Moments $800
Workshop13 Cultural Arts and Learning Center Summer - Full S.T.E.A.M Ahead! $1,500
Ricardo Frota Ecology of Sound $550
Roger L. Tincknell Children's Songs and Singing Games Family Concert $500
Ware Regional Recovery Center Bringing aWAREness to Recovery $550

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