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United Arts Council

United Arts Awards $308,778 in Grants Across Wake County

The United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County announces the investment of $308,778 in grants across Wake County in support of arts programming in the current fiscal year. United Arts awarded 48 grants to 45 Wake County organizations, schools, and municipalities.

As a champion of arts education, United Arts is dedicated to making the arts fundamental to education, particularly in supporting programs that serve Pre-K – 12 students.

School Project Grants Recipients: 

  • Hunter Elementary
  • Stough Elementary

Youth Arts Grants Recipients: 

  • Artspace, Inc.
  • Arts Together
  • Burning Coal Theatre Company
  • CAM Raleigh
  • Chamber Music Raleigh
  • Community Music School
  • Kidznotes
  • North Carolina Arts in Action
  • North Carolina Chamber Music Institute
  • North Carolina Theatre
  • North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre
  • Performance Edge
  • Philharmonic Association
  • Raleigh Boychoir
  • Raleigh Little Theatre
  • Raleigh Symphony Orchestra
  • Wake Forest Community Youth Orchestra

United Arts is dedicated to serving all of Wake County – a large metropolitan area with growing and diverse populations including numerous ethnicities and special needs communities. Recipients in the following grant categories help all of us build a better community.

Arts for Municipalities Grants Recipients:   

  • ARTS Wake Forest
  • Cary Community Choir
  • Concert Singers of Cary
  • Town of Apex
  • Town of Cary
  • Town of Fuquay Varina
  • Town of Garner
  • Town of Holly Springs Cultural Center
  • Town of Wake Forest Renaissance Centre
  • Town of Wendell
  • Towne Players of Garner

Cultural Access Grants Recipients: 

  • African American Cultural Festival
  • Burning Coal Theatre Company
  • Diamante, Inc.
  • El Pueblo
  • Hum Sub
  • NC Museum of History Foundation
  • North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre
  • Raleigh Little Theatre
  • The Justice Theater Project

Arts Services Grants Recipients: 

  • Arts Access
  • Classical Voice of North Carolina

United Arts is committed to supporting a new generation of arts programmers for Wake County through grants and other services to formative groups. By supporting the following grantees, United Arts Council continues to build capacity in the arts.

New Generation Grants Recipients: 

  • Capital City Steppers
  • Cary-Apex Youth Choir
  • ComMotion – Community in Motion
  • Lump
  • Oak City Voices
  • Seed Art Share
  • Women’s Theatre Festival

More information on all current grantees can be found on the United Arts website.

PO Box 26388
Raleigh, NC 27611

Phone: (919) 839-1498
Fax: (919) 839-6002