Grassroots Grant recipients announced at September Commissioners Meeting

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Rutherford County received $22,431.00 this year in Grassroots Arts funding. Of that amount, $3,784.00 is mandated towards multicultural programs.
The Grassroots Subgrant Selection Committee consisted of Amy Bridges, Gordon Pendarvas, Kathy Ackerman and Sally Lesher. The approved awards are based on the grant application strength, average score from the committee and the priority of the proposed program/project as identified by the North Carolina Arts Council.