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Northwest Indiana Receives Grants from Indiana Arts Commission

     Several Northwest Indiana Organizations have received funding from the Indiana Arts Commission.
     PanoramaNow Magazine Features many of the events on their website and also in print for free. For 36 years PanoramaNOW has supported the arts and helps promote these organiztions through social media, blog posts, website and published articles in their monthly magazine.
    These Grants are used for such as a one-time event, a single production, an exhibition, or an educational seminar; or to support a series of related arts activities, such as art classes or training sessions.

Here are the 2021 Recipients:

African American Achievers Youth Corps, $3,925
Ballet Folklorico Tapatio Co. of Northwest Indiana, (Dance Troupe) $3,925
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana, $3,925
Cesare Battisti Lodge, (Festivals and Events, Fiesta Italiana ) $3,925
Chautauqua in the Dunes, $3,925
Crossroads Connect Incorporated, (4th Grade History Education) $3,925
Duo Sequenza, $3,925
Family Folklore Foundation, $3,140
Gary Shakespeare Company, $1,963 Click here
Humane Indiana, $2,748 (Festival of the Owls)
Indiana Dunes Environmental Learning Center, $3,925
International Friendship Gardens Music Festival, $3,690 
Izaak Walton League of America Porter County Chapter, $3,925
Kristina Isabelle Dance Company, $3,925
Memorial Opera House Foundation, $3,709
Michigan City Chamber Music Festival, $3,925
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Michigan City Messiah, $3,925 
North Coast Cultural Association, $2,355
Northwest Indiana Excellence in Theatre Foundation, $3,925
Northwest Indiana Public Broadcasting, $3,925
Opportunity Enterprises, $3,925
Porter County Parks and Recreation Department, $3,925
Regional Performing Arts Company, $3,925
Rockopelli Music Festival in Griffith Indiana, $3,925
Seedlings Theatre Company, $3,925
Sociedad Cultural Y Civica La Reforma, $3,925
South Shore Brass Band Concerts,  $3,925
St. Mary Catholic Community School, $3,925
The Artistic Recovery, 3,925 (Hooked on Art Festival)
The Duneland Family YMCA, $3,925
Tradewinds Services, $3,925
Valparaiso Theatrical Company,  $2,355
Whiting/Robertsdale Community Improvement Corporation, $3,925
WVLP-LP, Radio, Valparaiso $2,913
The IAC is an agency of State Government funded by the Indiana General Assembly and the National Endowments for the Arts, a federal agency. On behalf of the people of Indiana, the IAC advocates engagement with the arts to enrich the quality of individual and community life. The IAC is governed by a 15-member board of gubernatorial appointees and serves all citizens and regions of the state. These grants are facilitated through the Southshore Arts in Munster Indiana.

Indiana Arts Commission Website:
Contact Number: 312-232-1268


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