The Ohio Arts Council has approved $20 million in grants for arts and culture groups across the state, including $2 million for 25 groups in the Dayton area.
DAYTON, Ohio – The Ohio Arts Council (OAC) has announced 296 grant awards totaling $20 million in economic relief from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act for the arts and culture sector. The grants, designed to bolster arts and culture during the coronavirus pandemic, include around $2 million to be distributed among 25 organizations in the Dayton area.
“This investment will go a long way in supporting the recovery and resilience of Ohio’s creative economy, which is among the pandemic’s hardest hit sectors,” said Executive Director Donna S. Collins.
Dayton-area arts organizations that received grants include: