Water Street Studios Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant

Water Street Studios Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant
Grant to support general operating support for 26 artist studios.

Batavia, IL — The National Endowment for the Arts is awarding Water Street Studios a $10,000 grant to support the operations of 26 artist studios on site at Water Street Studios.

“The National Endowment for the Arts is committed to ensuring all Americans have access to the arts, whether they are in a small or large, rural or urban area,” said NEA Acting Chairman Mary Anne Carter. “We are proud to support organizations such as Water Street Studios that are providing opportunities for more people to experience and engage in the arts in their communities.”

“We are honored to receive this generous support from the National Endowment for the Arts. This grant helps us work towards our vision of sustainable growth for our programming,” says Executive Director, Danielle Hollis.

About the National Endowment for the Arts

Established by Congress in 1965, the National Endowment for the Arts is the independent federal agency whose funding and support gives Americans the opportunity to participate in the arts, exercise their imaginations, and develop their creative capacities. Through partnerships with state arts agencies, local leaders, other federal agencies, and the philanthropic sector, the NEA supports arts learning, affirms and celebrates America’s rich and diverse cultural heritage, and extends its work to promote equal access to the arts in every community across America. Visit arts.gov to learn more about NEA.

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