17 organizations receive mini-grants from United Arts


United Arts of Central Florida has announced its latest recipients in its Mini-Grants program; which includes both the Mini-Grants and the Arts Learning Mini-Grants programs.

This cycle’s recipients include:

  • Asia Trend – $1,000 for their 2017 Asian Cultural Expo.
  • Central Florida Sounds of Freedom Band and Color Guard – $1,000 for their upcoming production of Postcards from Home. 
  • Day Star Theatre Arts – $1,000 for their production of Hello Again, the Musical.
  • HAPCO Music Foundation – $2,500 for their 2017-18 Season.
  • Quest – $1,000 for their QKA for Arts program for children with disabilities.
  • Orlando Community Arts – $2,000 for their production of Clare and the Chocolate Nutcracker.
  • Orlando Film Festival – $1,500 for their 2017 event.
  • Orlando Urban Film Festival – $1,500 for their 2017 event.
  • Playwrights’ Round Table – $1,500 for their 2017-18 Season.
  • Public Arts and Music – $1,000 for the Lake County Folk Festival.
  • Snap! Orlando – Awarded $2,000 for their exhibition LIMITED EDITION in cooperation with Flying Horse Editions.
  • Tavares Theater – $1,000 for their productions of On Borrowed Time and Nutcrackers.
  • Crealde School of Art – $2,500 for their Hands-on Inspiration: Crealde’s Visual Art Sampler.
  • Orlando Health – $2,500 for their Together We Heal – Hope Hike program.
  • Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra – $2,500 for its program Symphony Storytime Author in Residence. 
  • Orlando Repertory Theatre – $2,500 for its Engaged Learning Through the Arts program.
  • Orlando Science Center – $1,500 for its STEAM Story Time program.

The next round of applications for the grants are due 5 p.m. February 1. You can find out more by clicking HERE.


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