WHAT IS THE HAMILTON-WENHAM CULTURAL
A group of interested residents, appointed by the Selectmen, in order
to inform the public, qualify applicants, and dispense funds allocated
by the Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC), a state agency. The
budget of the MCC is determined by the state legislature and the MCC's
source of funds is the Megabucks lottery game.
WHAT IS THE
PURPOSE OF THE COUNCIL?
Its purpose is to regrant state funds for community-based arts,
humanities, and interpretive science projects and activities to
benefit the residents of Hamilton and Wenham. Grant decisions are
subject to final approval by the MCC.
QUALIFIES TO APPLY FOR FUNDING?
Massachusetts-based individuals, artist, non-profit community groups,
cultural institutions, and schools with a particular activity related
to the arts, humanities, or interpretive sciences and has public
benefit may apply.
Meredith Gisness, Chair, Hamilton
Ann Brainard, Wenham
Katy Moran, Wenham
Helen Mulry, Wenham
Beth McLeod, Hamilton
Roberta Perkins, Hamilton