Town of North Stonington ARP

TOWN OF NORTH STONINGTON – $15k ARP FUNDS TO SUPPORT ARTS, CULTURE & TOURISM 

In August 2021, the North Stonington First Selectman presented recommendations for budget allocations and plans for the Town’s American Rescue Plan (ARP) funds.

Approved by the Board of Selectmen and Board of Finance, the Cultural Coalition will administer $15,000 to support local arts & culture.
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OUR PLAN & HOW YOU CAN GET INVOLVED

The Cultural Coalition is planning the following:

  • Beginning in early October 2021 (see below to register and attend one or more) through December, we’ll host regular monthly  North Stonington ARP for Arts & Culture Zoom Meetings to:
    • provide updates and information
    • hear from local arts & cultural organizations, artists and creative businesses about your ideas/needs/projects
    • encourage, help develop, and catalyze collaborative opportunities among various entities
  • By end of 2021 & 2022 – proceed with a plan to implement the North Stonington ARP funds for Arts & Culture 

SIGN UP HERE to receive notifications about zoom meetings, updates on ARP funding activities.

Next Meeting:
Wed., January 26, 2022 from 5:30pm to 6:30pm via Zoom
Register HERE to attend the January roundtable meeting.

FUTURE MEETINGS TBA 

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READI (Relevance, Equity, Access, Diversity, Inclusion) & Anti-Racism
Equity, inclusion and access involving all populations are critical to the vitality of our neighborhoods, towns and cities. We are committed to supporting and fully engaging diverse members of our communities in arts policy, practice and decision making.
– Cultural Coalition and CT Office of the Arts