We’re pleased to announce that the Roanoke City Council supported a consistent level of funding for arts and cultural programming at $336,500 for FY 2022-23.
The Agency Funding Advisory Committee (AFAC) worked hard this spring reviewing applications for the coming year. They looked at past performance and the work of our partners.
See the funding ordinance here.
Want to learn more about how arts and culture funding works in Roanoke?
|ORGANIZATION and PROGRAM||AMT AWARDED|
|Blue Ridge Literacy||$4,000|
|Center in the Square||$8,000|
|Down by Downtown||$8,000|
|Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University||$8,000|
|Grandin Theatre Foundation Inc.||$20,000|
|Harrison Museum of African American Culture||$19,000|
|Historical Society of Western Virginia||$2,000|
|Jefferson Center Foundation||$28,000|
|Local Colors of Western Virginia, Inc.||$20,000|
|Mill Mountain Playhouse Company Inc.||$22,000|
|Mill Mountain Zoo||$11,000|
|Mish Moves Dance Company||$10,000|
|Roanoke Arts Commission||$3,000|
|Roanoke Ballet Theatre||$10,000|
|Roanoke Festival in the Park||$15,000|
|Roanoke Symphony Orchestra||$28,000|
|Roanoke Valley Children’s Choir||$3,000|
|Science Museum of Western VA||$7,000|
|Southwest Virginia Ballet||$15,000|
|Taubman Museum of Art||$32,000|
|Virginia Children’s Theatre||$15,000|
|Virginia Museum of Transportation, Inc.||$18,000|
|Winds of the Blue Ridge||$2,000|