Description: to expand the arts within the region and/or establish diversified and inclusive programs that offer widespread opportunities for participation and appreciation of culturally significant places, beliefs, and traditions.
Top 3 Project Examples in this Service Area
A competitive art-drawing contest where students can show off their creative abilities through chalk. In 2020, the theme was to draw a movie poster. In 2021, the theme was to draw an album cover. In 2022, our theme was to create a book cover for your favorite book. Visit our YouTube channel to see all of the artistic creations.
My Community My Vision
In 2019, Ripley Youth Outreach received a My Community My Vision Grant of $5,000 to develop and initiate a youth-led project within Ripley County. They took the opportunity to create an interactive-mural in Versailles.
Our grant supported a community wide effort to host a free concert and fireworks show that included the musical talents of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra.