Bedford Cultural Council Hosts Grant Writing Workshop on Tuesday Evening, September 15


Compiled by The Bedford Citizen

MCC logo greenA workshop designed to help residents convert a “good idea” into a grant proposal worthy of funding by the Bedford Cultural Council (BCC) will take place from 6-8 pm on Tuesday, September 15 in the third floor conference room at the Bedford Free Public Library.

The workshop is open to any non-profit organization, educational institution, or individual interested in applying who has a project that will benefit Bedford.

In the current grants cycle, the Cultural Council has $4600 to fund projects in the arts, humanities, and sciences. As examples of the types of projects the BCC funds, last year we awarded grants to the following:

  • Acton Community Chorus, Concert Series
  • Bedford Arts & Crafts, Painting Demonstration
  • Bedford Center for the Arts, Teen Drama: Improv Style!
  • Bedford Cub Scout Pack 194, Den 11, Lexington Symphony
  • Bedford Social Club, Fairy Homes & Gardens Presentation
  • Clark, Richard, “Two to Tango” 2 person play
  • Friends of Bedford Depot Park, Baggage Cart Restoration
  • Friends of Fawn Lake, Spring Fawnstock
  • Harcovitz, Ruth, Songs of WWII
  • Jenks Nature Trail Working Group, Signage for Jenks Nature Trail
  • Kammerwerke Double Wind Quintet Concert Series
  • MarilouBarsam, Multicultural Diversity Town Event
  • Perkins, Sam, One-bid Wonders Intern Joe Neveux
  • Shawsheen Valley Technical High School, Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Umbrella Community Arts Center.Travel the World: Free Drop-In Family Art Days
  • Welch, Brendan, Minuteman Bikeway Little Free Library

Application forms and local funding guidelines are available at The deadline for submissions is October 15th.

For more information please contact Barbara Purchia at or 781-275-2464.

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