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$307,414 in arts and culture grants awarded locally


A total of $307,414 in PA Arts and Culture Recovery Program funds will benefit seven organizations, museums and performance centers in parts of Central and Lower Bucks County.

The awards, announced by Sen. Steve Santarsiero (D-10), along with state Reps. Tim Brennan (D-29), Perry Warren (D-31) and Tina Davis (D-141) Dec. 19, are as follows:

Artists of Yardley will receive $13,700; Bristol Riverside Theatre will receive $71,653; Bucks County Center for the Performing Arts will receive $16,718; Bucks County Children’s Museum will receive $17,522; County Theater will receive $33,062; Historic Fallsington, Inc. will receive $10,000; and James A. Michener Art Museum will receive $80,310.

The COVID-19 ARPA PA Arts and Culture Recovery Program (PACR) was created to provide grants to nonprofit arts and culture organizations, local arts and culture districts and arts and culture professionals located in the commonwealth to ensure the stability and recovery of the commonwealth’s arts and culture sector from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Additional information about the COVID-19 ARPA PA Arts and Culture Recovery Program can be found on the DCED website.

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