In yesterday’s regular Reno City Council meeting, the council approved $450,000 in grants to 36 arts organizations in Reno, Sparks, and Incline Village. The funds come from the National Endowment for the Arts American Rescue Plan Grants for 2022, part of a federal COVID relief package passed by Congress in March 2021.


Double Scoop is among the grantees.


Here’s the full list:

$15,360 to A.V.A. Ballet Theater

$9,590.50 to Artech

$16,704 to Artown

$15,994 to Arts For All Nevada

$14,780 to Bruka Theatre

$5,000 to Classical Tahoe

$9,164.50 to Collateral & Co.

$14,784 to David J. Drakulich Foundation

$14,976 to Double Scoop Inc.

$5,000 to The Generator Inc.

$15,744 to Good Luck Macbeth Theatre Company

$14,400 to High Desert Harmony

$17,088 to Holland Project

$15,360 to Latino Arte & Culture

$5,000 to Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival

$4,045.50 to Nevada Artists’ Co-op Gallery

$9,860 to Nevada Gay Men’s Chorus

$16,704 to Nevada Humanities

$16,128 to Nevada Museum of Art

$5,000 to Nevada Music Educators Association Inc.

$17,280 to Note-Able Music Therapy Services

$15,168 to Our Center

$4,606.50 to Our Story, Inc.

$16,512 to Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts

$9,874.50 to ReNEW Music

$15,552 to Reno Art Works

$16,512 to Reno Jazz Orchestra

$17,280 to Reno Little Theater

$16,542 to Reno Philharmonic Association

$13,824 to Reno Pops Orchestra

$15,936 to Sierra Arts Foundation

$16,320 to Sierra Nevada Ballet

$5,000 to Sierra School of Performing Arts

$8,738.50 to Space Cadet Nonprofit

$5,000 to Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum

$15,168 TheatreWorks of Northern Nevada

Image: Mike Lucido painted this “Reno is Rad” signal box in City Plaza in 2017. Photo: Kris Vagner

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Kris Vagner is Double Scoop’s Editor & Publisher.