Who We Fund

 Art has purpose. 2016 Arts Council Grant Recipients

Our thanks to the organizations below who make Fort Worth an outstanding place to work, play, and live! The Arts Council is proud to support each of these organizations through 2016 Grant Awards. Click through to learn more about each of our outstanding grant recipients!


2016 Operating Support Grants

2016 Neighborhood Arts Program Support Grants

Amphibian Productions
$13,162 –Tad-Poles

Arts Fifth Avenue
$3,422 –National Tap Dance Day

Ballet Concerto
$2,702 –Dance Education & Community Outreach

Ballet Frontier of Texas
$2,887 –The Nutcracker School Show

Fort Worth Classic Guitar Society
$12,636 –Guitar on the Go, Ragas to Riches

Fort Worth Opera
$24,262 –Opera Mythbusters & Children’s Opera Theatre (COT)

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra 
$80,730 –Neighborhood Arts Education & Outreach

Fort Worth Youth Orchestra
$7,020 –We are the Music Makers

Hip Pocket Theatre
$6,639 –Story Soup & Theater Workshops

Imagination Fort Worth
$13,864 –In-School Visual & Performing Arts Programs

Kids Who Care
$8,424 –Kids in the Community

Metro Performance Resources
$3,154 –Northside Jazz Concert & Master Class

MONDO Drummers
$16,672 –Therapeutic Music Project

SiNaCa Studios -School of Glass
$5,189 –Glass for the Soul

Stage West Theatre
$6,585 –Neighborhood Play Contest & Festival of the Kid

Texas Ballet Theater
$7,722 –CityDance Outreach Education Program

Texas Winds Musical Outreach
$8,585 –Concerts for Seniors, Veterans & Head Start

Thank You Darlin’ Foundation
$8,613 –Voice2Youth

The Cliburn
$9,687 –Musical Awakenings