The Foundation believes strongly in the importance of arts education and experience for all ages, particularly children.  The Foundation offers a variety of programs to assist families and schools so that more children can experience the excitement and wonder of the arts.  Current programs include:

High School Arts Sponsorship Program – The Foundation offers small sponsorships of up to $500 each Fall to assist high school arts classes and programs with needed supplies, equipment, or materials that further enhance or advance the program.  Sponsorship information and applications are available here.

Scholarships for High School Graduates Pursuing the Arts – Applications are available beginning in February for graduating high school students to apply for an arts scholarship provided by the Community & Arts Foundation.  Scholarships, generally offered between $500 and $1,000 are awarded to students who demonstrate a passion and interest in pursuing an education or career in the arts.  For more information, click here.