Find a Program

The Latest News

Arts for Learning Receives Grant from the Marks-DePrez Fund of the Blue River Community Foundation

News Release

For Immediate Release

November 16, 2017

Contact: Haley Baas

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Arts for Learning

hbaas@artsforlearningindiana.org

Phone (317) 925-4043×120

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arts for Learning Receives Grant from the Marks-DePrez Fund of the Blue River Community Foundation
Indianapolis – November 16, 2017…Arts for Learning received a $7,000 grant from the Marks-DePrez Fund of the Blue River Community Foundation. The grant will support a Fresh StART project at Loper Elementary in Shelbyville. Students involved in the program will engage in Arts for Learning workshops that focus on creating a safe and vibrant community through collaboration and art. The lead teaching artist will install a public artwork near the school that will be revealed at a culminating community event.
As the oldest and largest provider of professional arts in education programs in the state, Arts for Learning works with more than 60 teaching artists who provide performances, workshops and residencies to schools, libraries, parks and community organizations. Arts for Learning reaches nearly 50,000 Indiana children and youth every year.

###

Leave a Comment