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Appalshop

Whitesburg, Kentucky | South

Phone: (606) 633-0108

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Current Grant Information

  • Grant Amount
    $300,000
  • Grant Period
    36 months
  • Grant Year
    2019

Focus Areas

civic engagement, community development, community organizing, education, youth

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Purpose of the Grant

For general Support

Mission

To enlist the power of education, media, theater, music, and other arts to: document, disseminate, and revitalize the lasting traditions and contemporary creativity of Appalachia;tell stories the commercial cultural industries don’t tell, challenging stereotypes with Appalachian voices and visions;support communities’ efforts to achieve justice and equity and solve their own problems in their own ways;celebrate cultural diversity as a positive social value;and participate in regional, national, and global dialogue toward these ends.

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