Chiaha offers grants for schools and non-profits

August 21, 2019–11:26 a.m.

NEWS RELEASE

The Chiaha Guild of Arts and Crafts announces the return of the Arts Education Mini-Grant Program, now in its ninth year. The application is available for K-12 public and private schools and nonprofit organizations in Floyd County. Up to $4000 in grant money will be awarded for projects that improve and expand visual and performing arts education opportunities for students in Floyd County.

 

Grant applications will be accepted through Monday, September 23, 2019, and will be evaluated by Chiaha’s Board of Directors. Awards will be presented at the Chiaha Harvest Fair, October 26-27, 2019.

Chiaha will offer a mini-grant informational meeting at River City Bank on Monday, September 9 at 5:30 pm. Attendees will receive step-by-step guidance through the Chiaha grant application, and an opportunity to discuss projects individually. The meeting is free and open to anyone representing an eligible organization.

Visit www.chiaha.org for more information and a link to the online application. The Chiaha Guild of Arts and Crafts is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to support arts and art education in the Rome/Floyd Community.