Grant Opportunity: Creative Communities

Creative Communities

Develop or expand artistic and creative learning opportunties

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Time Range:

1 year



Staff Contact:

Lyndsay Forbes

Program Description

This grant will support the development or expansion of artistic and creative learning opportunities in the community. Libraries should have a clear target audience and specific need they are trying to address through this grant. Co-creating this project with the target audience starting at the proposal stage is highly recommended. Projects must include a strong programming component with an emphasis on hands-on learning activities. Funding may be used to develop or expand a makerspace. Libraries should have vested partnerships at the proposal stage. Potential partnerships could include local museums, cultural centers, and other relevant organizations.


For More Information

Robert Favini, Head of Library Advisory and Development
617-725-1860 x237
857-488-6590 (Mobile)

Amy Clayton, Administrative Coordinator
617-725-1860 x228
857-488-6408 (Mobile)