Grants

Grants in Support of Arts and Culture
Awarded in 2021

Lincoln Community Playhouse, Inc.

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2021

Support of a new Community Relations, DEI and Education Director staff position

Lincoln Crossroads Festival

Amount
$10,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2021

Support for this organization celebrating Lincoln’s diverse cultural heritage through musical programming, storytelling and workshops

Lux Center for the Arts

Amount
$10,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2021

Support for the Artist in Residence program at this Lincoln community arts center

Nebraska Humanities Council (aka Humanities Nebraska)

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2021

First payment of a two-year $40,000 grant for staffing for this organization supporting humanities programming across Nebraska

Nebraska Repertory Theatre

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2021

In support of a partnership and artistic collaboration with the St. Louis Black Repertory Company

Nebraska Writers Collective

Amount
$10,000
Grants in Support of
Arts and Culture, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2021

Continued support for Louder Than a Bomb performance poetry programs at Lincoln/Lancaster County public schools and the Writers’ Block program at the Lincoln Correctional Center

Total $100,000