Awards 2014

Organization Amount
Antique Powerland

The Larry Leeks Visitor will introduce visitors to fifteen heritage organizations. AMPA will complete plans for hardscaping entrances, walkways, landscapging, lighting, etc.

Ceili of the Valley Society

Purchase sound and lighting systems for Ceili of the Valley concerts and outreach events.

DIY Studio

DIY Studio’s Cultural Craft Project teaches arts education, cultural connection, and environmental awareness through making art with reused materials.

Festival Chorale Oregon

Festival Chorale Oregon will deliver two performances of Bach’s powerful “Mass in B Minor” to Marion County audiences in celebration of its 35th concert season.

Friends of Deepwood

Funding is sought to restore an English oil painting from the 1800's purchased by the home's original owner.

Huitzilopochtli Dancing and Teaching our Indigenous Heritage

The Aztec Dance Circle project teaches dance, music and Aztec culture through weekly gatherings, free of charge, to families throughout Woodburn and surrounding rural communities.


Keizer Homegrown Theatre

We are a community theatre organization. This grant will purchase lighting equipment for our annual productions, one of which, the largest, is free to the public.


Lord & Schryver Conservancy

Restoration of the home garden of Lord and Schryver, renowned landscape architects based in Salem from 1929-1969, to bring it into the public domain.

Oregon Symphony Association in Salem

Inspiring Youth: Bringing Oregon Symphony musicians to offer Master Classes in six Salem-Keizer area high schools, sponsoring a Young Musicians' competition, and an essay contest.

Salem Chamber Orchestra

SCO’s Open Dress Rehearsal series and Traveling Chamber Music program provide greater access to live classical music for children.

Salem Public Library Foundation

A series of workshops and performances will engage Salem-area middle and high school-aged youth in artistic and cultural exploration at Salem Public Library.


Santiam Canyon Youth and Families Alliance

Missoula Children's Theatre provides a week-long residency where two Tour Actor/Directors develop and produce a full-scale musical with 35+ local youth.


Santiam Hearts to Arts

With Willamette University and Santiam Corridor High Schools, we wish to inspire students with a performance of Life in a Jar; The Irena Sendler Story.

Silverton High School Band

Purchase of a 4.3 octave acoustalon marimba for use in the Silverton High School Band Program.

Stayton Public Library Foundation

Outreach Storyteller Program: A Librarian visits local pre-schools & kindergartens reads to children, teaches about the library, promotes early literacy, and provide library books.

The Community Roots School

CRS desires to partner with Silverton Art Association by hosting local artists once a month. Students will engage and practice with 5 different art mediums.

Vietnamese Voice In Salem

Introduce the Vietnamese culture to foreign people.