Grant Recipient Archives

Grants Awarded:  July 2008—July 2011 

Forsyth County Parks and Recreation—“Sawnee Arts Festival” and “Eggstraordinary Outdoor Art Exhibit”Eggstraordinary Outdoor Art Exhibit - Humpus Bumpus

South Forsyth Band Boosters—“Instruments for our Future”

North Georgia College and State University—“Jazz in the Schools”

Sawnee Ballet Theatre—“Costumes and Props”

Sounds of Sawnee Concert Band—“Purchase equipment”

North Georgia College and State University—“Symphony Orchestra Concert”

Forsyth Central High School—“Theatre curtain replacement”

Cumming First United Methodist Church—“Festival of Arts”

Forsyth County Parks and Recreation Department—Big Creek Greenway Trail Art Project

Forsyth Central High School Drama Department—“Children’s Play”

Jesse’s House—Summer Dance and Jam”

1201/S400 Corporation—“Concert in the Quarry”

North Georgia College and State University—“Jazz in the Schools”

North Georgia College and State University—“North Georgia Symphony Orchestra”

Northside Hospital-Forsyth Auxilary—“Therapeutic Music Program”

Sawnee Arts Association—“Through the Lens”

Sawnee Womens Club—“Culture for Kids”

Whitlow Elementary School—“Whitlow Elementary Festival of Arts”

Cumming First United Methodist Church—“Festival of Arts”

Forsyth Central High School—“Children’s Play”

Sawnee Arts Association—“Through the Lens Photography”

Forsyth County Parks and Recreation—“The Story of Big Creek (phase 11)”

North Georgia College and State University—“North Georgia Symphony Orchestra”

The Cumming Playhouse—“Elevated Band Stand and Stage Flooring”

North Georgia Chamber Orchestra—“December Concert”

Northside Hospital-Forsyth Auxilary—“Therapeutic Music Program”

Sawnee Arts Association—“11th Annual Bellazza Art Show”

2012 Grants Awarded (9 Awards Totaling: $50,000)

Cumming First United Methodist Church – Festival of Arts

Cumming Playhouse – Theater Curtain Replacement

Forsyth Central High School – Children’s Drama and Art Experience

Forsyth County Public Library – Post Road Library Art Installations

Lambert Allied Stampede Support Organization – Lambert Family Music Festival

North Georgia Symphony Orchestra – Festival of the Arts

Northside Hospital-Forsyth Auxiliary – Healing Sounds

Sawnee Arts Association – Through the Lens and March Art Madness

2013 Grant Recipients – (11 Awards totaling $48,860.00)

Forsyth Central High School Drama Department – Children’s Drama and Art Experience

Forsyth County Public Library – Historical Collage for Cumming Library

Lanier Technical College – Media Art Display

North Forsyth High School Drama Department – Seuss Produced!

North Forsyth High School Fine Arts Department – Music Production Studio

Northside Hospital – Forsyth Auxiliary – Music Therapy Program

Riverwatch Middle School Drama Department – Riverwatch Middle/Lambert High Theater Productions

Sawnee Artists Association – March Art Madness

The Cumming Playhouse – Forsyth Youth Summer Orchestra Program

University of North Georgia Department of Music – North Georgia Symphony Orchestra

University of North Georgia Foundation – Poets/Authors Exhibit at Forsyth County Library

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