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Current & Previously Awarded Grants

Current & Previously Awarded Grants

Since 1991, Saratoga Arts has awarded over $865,000 for community-enhancing and life-enriching arts programs in the region.

Currently Funded Artists & Organizations (2012-2013)

Saratoga County: Saratoga Program for Arts Funding
Project Grants, Individual Artist Grant, Arts Education

  • Asian Culture Inc. / Chinese Dance Troupe, 2013 Chinese Dances, $3,000
  • Burnt Hills Oratorio Society, Grand Mass in E Flat, by Amy Beach, $4,000
  • Mechanicville District Public Library, 2013 Tunes at Talmadge, $2,350
  • Not So Common Players, Inc., The Beast, $3,000
  • Saratoga Arts Fest, More Kids Do Art, $1,985
  • Saratoga City Ballet, The Story Ballet, $2,235
  • Saratoga Film Forum, Town and Gown Film Series, $4,030
  • Saratoga Shakespeare Company, Inc., Artistic Support for Merry Wives of Windsor, $4,700
  • Spring Street Gallery, 2013 Spring Street Reading Series, $2,500
  • Stillwater Free Library, Rural Soul Drumming and Music, $2,500
  • Mary Cuffe Perez, Author/Writer, What We Keep, $2,500
  • Town of Ballston Public Library with Chris Holder & Charlton Heights Elementary School, Going Green, $1,739
  • Friends of Clifton Park Halfmoon Public Library with Jacqueline Sweeney & Shatekon Elementary School, Animal in Me Poetry, $2,000


Fulton & Montgomery Counties: Fulton-Montgomery Arts Grants
Project Grants, Arts Education Grants

  • Amsterdam Waterfront Foundation, Riverlink Music Series, $2,500
  • Caroga Historical Association & Museum, New York Players, $2,550
  • City of Amsterdam, Underground Playground - Ellen Sinopoli Co., $4,000
  • Colonial Little Theater, 2013 Theater Series ,$3,576
  • Friends of Schoharie Crossing, Not Just for Kids Storytelling Series, $2,000
  • Frothingham Free Library, Gary Van Slyke Music Series, $500
  • Mohawk Valley Chorus, 2013 Music Season, $4,000
  • Music on Mainstreet, 2013 Music on Mainstreet, $2,350
  • Sacandaga Valley Arts Network, Seasons of Song, $5,000
  • Village of Fort Plain, 2013 Summer Concert Series and Fourth of July Celebration, $4,100
  • Village of St. Johnsville, Last Night New Year's Eve Celebration & 2013 Summer Concerts in the Park, $3,700
  • Canajoharie Community Youth Center with Joshua Winer and Canajoharie Middle/High SchoolKANATSIOHAREKE Glass Mosaic Mural$2,000

Previously Funded Artists & Organizations


Individual Artists

Anne Francey (Painting)
Phil Haggerty (Photography)
Daesha Harris (Photography)
Sterz Imrie (Video Installation)
JoAnn Gramaglia Johnson (Paper/Mixed Media)
Naton Leslie (Writing)
Alice Manzi (Sculptor)
Marilyn McCabe (Writer)
Stanley McGaughey (Music Composition)
Timothy Olsen (Music Composition)
Brenny Rabine (Writing)
Joseph Richards (Film)
Jay Rogoff (Poet)
Tom Ryan (Painting)
Susan Shanley (Visual Arts / Literary)
Elizabeth Woodbury (Music Composition)
Ceres Zabel (Mosiac Arts)
Nancy Bruno (Photography)
Tania Halko-Susi (Music)
Elaine Handley (Writing)
Mary Kathryn Jablonski (Poet/Visual Art)
Mary Cuffe-Perez (Writing)
Katie Bowen (Music)
Sarah Pedinotti (Music)
Mary Sanders Shartle (Writing)
Diane Lachtrupp (Choreographer/Dancer)
Constance Dodge (Painting)
Deb Hall (Photography)
Patricia Kay (Photography)
Vidya Subramanian (Music)
Nancy Walker (Music)
Margo Mensing (Visual Art)

Teaching Artists

Al Budde and Wendy Birdwell
Bells & Motley Olden Music
Catskill Puppet Theatre
Ellen Sinopoli Dance Company
Motoko Dworkin
Anne Francey
Frank Giorgini
Chris Holder
John Kirk and Trish Miller
Matt McElligott
Ruth Pelham
Salem Play Project
Susan Shanley
Nancy Sharples
Susan Slotnick
Jacqueline Sweeney
The Van Lodostov Family Circus
Laura Walsh
Jack Powell
Jill Kovachick
Galen Odell-Smedley
Kat Koppett



Ballard Road Elementary School
Ballston Spa High School
Cambridge Elementary School
Caroline Street Elementary School
Charlton Heights Elementary School
Corinth Elementary School
Corinth Middle School
Division Street Elementary School
Dorothy Nolan Elementary School
Edinburg Elementary School
Fort Edward Elementary School
Galway Middle School
Geyser Road Elementary School
Glens Falls Middle School
Gowana, Acadia and Koda Middle Schools
Granville Central Elementary School
Greenfield Elementary School
Greenwich Elementary School
Hadley Luzerne Elementary School
Hartford Elementary School
Kensington Road Elementary School
Lake Avenue Elementary School
Malta Avenue Intermediate School
Mary J. Tanner Elementary School
Mechanicvile Elementary School
Mechanicville Middle School
Milton Terrace Primary School
Moreau Elementary School
Pashley Elementary School
Salem Central School
Sanford Street School
Saratoga Independent School
Schuylerville Elementary School
Shatekon Elementary School
Shenendehowa High School
South Glens Falls Senior High School
St. Clement's Catholic School
Stevens Elementary School
Stillwater Elementary School
The Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs
Waterford-Halfmoon Elementary School


Amsterdam Waterfront Foundation
Asian Culture Chinese Dance Troupe
Ballet Regent School
Ballston Area Community Center
Ballston Area Recreation Commission
Ballston Spa Library
Burnt Hills Oratorio Society
Burnt Hills United Methodist Church
Caffe Lena
Cap. Dist. Assoc. for Education of Young Children
Caroga Historical Association and Museum
Catholic Charities/Saratoga Mentoring Program
Citizens Advisory Committee for Arts & Culture
Clifton Park-Halfmoon (formerly Shenendehowa) Library
Community Human Services
Corinth Free Library
Corinth Theatre Guild
Cornell Cooperative Extension in Fulton and Montgomery Counties
Dance Alliance
Domestic Violence Services
Edinburg Historical Society
Foothills Family Productions
Franklin Community Center
Friends of Grant Cottage
Friends of Music of Shenendehowa
Friends of Saratoga Library
Friends of Schoharie Crossing
Fulton Montgomery Community College Foundation
Galway Lions Club
Galway Public Library
Greenfield Review Literary Center, Inc,
Historical Society of Moreau/South Glens Falls
Historical Society of Saratoga Springs
Hudson Crossing Park
Hudson Mohawk Country Dancers of Saratoga
Frederick Allen Elks Lodge #609
Land Trust of the Saratoga Region
Literacy Volunteers of Saratoga
Malta Youth Commission
Mechanicville Area Community Center
Mechanicville District Public Library
Mental Health Association of Fulton and Montgomery Counties, Inc.
National Museum of Dance
New Century Ensemble
Northeast String Orchestra
Northeast Woodworkers
Odyssey School of Fine Arts
Old Saratoga Historical Association
Opera Excelsior
Original Works Repertory Theater
Racing City Chorus
Round Lake Auditorium
Round Lake Library - Malta Branch
Sacandaga Valley Arts Network
Saratoga Bridges
Saratoga Center for the Family
Saratoga Chamber Players
Saratoga Chamber Singers (formerly FMA)
Saratoga Children's Theatre
Saratoga City Ballet
Saratoga County Options for Independent Living
Saratoga Economic Opportunity Council, Inc.
Saratoga Film Forum
Saratoga Shakespeare Co.
Saratoga Soundtrack Chorus
Saratoga Springs Heritage Area Program
Saratoga Springs Mayor's Office
Saratoga Springs Public Library
Saratoga Springs Youth Orchestra
Schuylerville (Old Saratoga) Area Chamber of Commerce
Schuylerville Public Library
Schuylerville United Methodist Church
Springstreet Gallery
Senior Citizen's Center of Saratoga Springs
Southern Adirondack Library System
Spring Hill Waldorf School
Stillwater Area Community Center
Stillwater Players Among Others
Town of Ballston Community Library
Town of Corinth Youth Commission
Town of Day
Town of Edinburg
Town of Hadley
Town of Malta
Town of Moreau
Town of Stratford
Saratoga Springs United Methodist Church
St. Timothy's Episcopal Church
Van Alstyne Homestead Society
Village of Ballston Spa
Village of Canajoharie
Village of Corinth Parklands Committee
Village of Fort Plain
Village of South Glens Falls
Village of St. Johnsville
W.B. Reed Fnd'n/Alcohol & Substance Abuse Council
Waterford Historical Museum & Cultural Center
West Side Neighborhood Association
Youth Ballet & Dance Eclectic


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