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2017 Tennessee Greenways & Trails Forum

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 1:00 pm to Friday, May 5, 2017 at 12:00 pm

Montgomery Bell State Park
1000 Hotel Avenue
Burns, TN  37029

Click here for more information or to register.

Posted on: 30 Mar, 2017


PUBLIC NOTICE – Arts Builds Communities Workshop


Upcoming Workshops

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 – April Workshop Announcement flyer

Monday, May 1, 2017 – May Workshop Announcement flyer

These workshops provide information on the application process, grant purpose and deadlines for
Organizations in Rutherford, Sumner, Trousdale, Williamson, and Wilson Counties wishing to apply for ARTS Grand funds


The purpose of the ABC program is to provide support for arts projects that broaden access to arts experiences, address community quality of life issues through the arts, or enhance the sustainability of asset based cultural enterprise.


The Greater Nashville Regional Council will hold the above mentioned workshops (please view the flyer by clicking the above dates for the location and times).  The workshops will last approximately (2) two hours. The purpose of the workshop is to share information about the upcoming FY2018 Arts Builds Communities Grant program including the application process and deadline, which is June 30, 2017.


The TN Arts Commission funds the program through the sales of the “Specialty License” plates. All interested organizations are encouraged to attend and apply. Application guidelines can be found online at the following address: http://tnartscommission.org/grants/arts-build-communities-grant-2/view-abc-grant-guidelines/.


Apply Online Here: http://tnartscommission.org/new-online-grants-system/apply-online/


Awards range from $500 to $2500 and there is a match requirement.


Designated Agency Contact information:

GNRC, Rasheedah Pardue
501 Union Street, 6th Floor
Nashville, TN 37209
Phone: (615) 891-5868
Fax: (615) 862-8840
Email: mailto:rpardue@gnrc.org
Website: http://www.gnrc.org/


Other Designated Agencies serve the remaining GNRC region as follows:

Davidson County applicants will continue to be served by the Metro Nashville Arts Commission, Laurel Fisher can be reached at mailto:Laurel.Fisher@nashville.gov


The Clarksville Arts and Heritage Development Council will serve Cheatham, Dickson, Houston, Humphreys, Montgomery Robertson and Stewart Counties. The contact for this agency is Ellen Kaverno at mailto:artsandheritage@cdelightband.net


Follow this link for information on how to apply and for complete contact information and guidelines:




Posted on: 23 Mar, 2017