Capacity Building Grant Program|
NOTE: Seminar dates for 2016 grants should be posted on this page by September, 2015.
The Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester administers the following competitive grant program contingent on funding support from Rochester Area Community Foundation.
For questions or more information, please contact:
Grant programs are offered contingent upon the Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester’s receipt of funding. The Arts & Cultural Council reserves the right to cancel grant programs at any time.
Capacity Building Grants are
Capacity Building Grants are administered by the Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester with support from Rochester Area Community Foundation. This program supports projects that improve an organization’s management, develop audiences, strengthen fundraising and/or achieve operating efficiencies through shared resources. Applicants must be cultural organizations with budgets that do not exceed $800,000, located in Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, or Yates County.
Grant Opportunities for Nonprofit Cultural Organizations
Many grants require that you provide the name and/or district number of your state senator and assembly member. Click here for help on finding that information.
Attention Arts Council Grantees: Please click here to download the approved language for acknowledging funding. Contact the Arts Council at (585) 473-4000 for print/web logos.
Please click here to download the Arts & Cultural Council logo in multiple formats for grant acknowledgement purposes.
For Capacity Building Grants, please click here to download Rochester Area Community Foundation's logo.
Final Report Form for 2014 Grantees.
Final Report Form for 2015 Grantees to be posted.