Awards 2011

Organization   Amount

Art Smart

Arts, Culture and Heritage for All - program allowing access to area cultural events for $5


Cascade School District for Oregon Christian Convention

Artist in Residence program & heritage craft demonstration & activities highlighting Turner history


Children's Theater Foundation

One-day performing arts enrichment workshops for high school & middle school students, teachers, & parent volunteers


Friends of the Jefferson Library

Summer reading program, “One World, Many Stories,” with cultural performers, weekly cultural crafts activities, & a stamp club


Gordon House Conservancy

School Outreach Program Pilot working with Silver Falls School District educators to integrate field study of architecture with classroom study


Oregon State Hospital Museum of Mental Health

Schematic drawings for museum where citizens may study artifacts & stories about those who lived & worked at the hospital


Salem Chamber Orchestra

Traveling chamber music program for school-age children targeting communities with reductions in music education programs


Salem Film Society

Salem Film Festival with screenings of diverse films plus panels & workshops plus a Youth & Amateur Competition


Salem Folklore Community

Equipping of KMUZ radio to broadcast live from arts & cultural events


Salem Keizer Community Development Corporation

Series of four free family-friendly concerts in Highland Park


Santiam Hearts to Arts

Canyon Arts Festival 2012—3rd annual arts festival in Mill City, offering family-friendly experience of wide variety of arts


Santiam Performing Arts Restoration Committee

Replacement of old fixed-position floodlights in auditorium with more versatile, safe, and energy-efficient LED fixtures


Silverton Arts Association

Acquisition of ArtSense Curriculum for use by area elementary teachers in schools & by SAA in its own fee-for-service programs


Silverton Poetry Association

Free public performance combining music & poetry as part of 2012 Silverton Poetry Festival


St. Paul Mission Historical Society

Creation of audio-visual history of Tejano-Mexican migrants in 1940s for website


Woodburn Art Center

Expansion of summer KidsArt program of weekly classes to include drawing & cooking


Family YMCA of Marion & Polk Counties

Salem Peace Mosaic—community art project culminating in the installation of a mural-size exterior mosaic on the outside of the YMCA