Arts Council Santa Cruz County strengthens arts organizations and supports individual artists through regional technical and professional development programs, marketing efforts, and grants programs. Its arts education program provides teaching artists and programs for nearly 10,000 students in the county’s schools, and its Open Studios Art Tour is a much-beloved local tradition. Renewed funding will support the organization’s plans to expand its grants program and arts education advocacy efforts, as well as to continue to promote the visibility of and access to the arts in Santa Cruz County.
About the Grantee
1070 River Street, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060, United States
Grants to this Grantee
for general operating support
The Cultural Council of Santa Cruz County supports individual artists and strengthens arts organizations through technical and professional development assistance programs and through grants programs for small and mid-sized organizations. Its SPECTRA arts education program, although reduced in size due to school budget cuts, provides teaching artists to half of the county’s schools, and its Open Studios Tour is a much-beloved local tradition.