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Regrant Funding Programs

  • Decentralization Grants – Funding for Community Arts and Arts Education projects in Monroe County, supported by the New York State Council on the Arts.
  • Capacity Building Grants – Funding for nonprofit cultural organizations in an 8-County Region, supported by Rochester Area Community Foundation.

The Gallery at the Arts & Cultural Council

  • Monthly Fine Art Exhibits – Featuring local artists and art collectives.
  • Annual ShowcasesA Celebration of Youth Art Month (March); juried Member Showcase (August).

Health Insurance

  • Critical access to competitive group health insurance rates for eligible member individuals and small businesses.
  • Available to eligible sole-proprietor members through 2014 subject to approval by Excellus BlueCross/BlueShield.

Other Member and Constituent Services

  • Discounted Promotional Services through mail and e-mail campaigns.
  • Legal Assistance Program with access to pro bono legal assistance, available for income-eligible individual members and budget-eligible nonprofit members, for assistance with issues such as copyright, nonprofit incorporation, and contracts.
  • Online Regional Events Calendar and Member Directories
  • Workshops and Technical Assistance on grant writing, fundraising, and other topics of interest to artists and arts-related businesses.

Arts Awards

  • Honoring the individuals, businesses, and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to the arts.
  • Celebrated its 30th year in 2013.




The Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester is supported, in part, with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, a state agency.

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277 N. Goodman Street
Rochester, NY 14607
(585) 473-4000