The Fresno Arts Council (FAC) announces grant applications available under the Community Enrichment Program (CEP). A total of not more than $250,000 will be awarded to Fresno non-profit arts and cultural organizations to provide activities and programs advancing the Cultural Plan for Fresno for the general public (see Appendix on page 14 of the Cultural Plan Goals of this document).
CEP grants are awarded for the period September 1, 2008 to June 30, 2009. This year, CEP grants will be awarded in the Grant Divisions outlined on page 1 of this document. Final reports are due by July 30, 2009.
Wednesday, June 4, 2008
Time: 4:30 p.m.
All of the following must apply:
Non-profit organization under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended;
Each organization can apply only once during this funding period;
Primary purpose of the organization is to provide for the general enlightenment and entertainment of the public through the production, presentation, exhibition, advancement, or preservation of art, music, theater, dance, history, literature, physical sciences, natural sciences, or natural history;
Organization must have its principal office within the Authority Boundaries (see page 15) and conduct the majority of its activities within the State of California, and shall principally benefit the residents within the Authority Boundaries; and
All project activity, including public events must take place within the Authority Boundaries.
Ineligible Organizations: Religious organizations, cable communications systems, and any organization that does not meet requirements 1 through 5 above.
For more information, visit: http://www.fresnoartscouncil.org/node/52