TORRINGTON – The John Brown Project, a community arts initiative of Culture 4 A cause, received funding from the Department of Economic and Community Development, Office of the Arts, which also receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts, of two separate grants, according to a statement. A Supporting Arts grant and an Artists Respond grant were awarded to Cuture4ACause and Dan Morrison.
“We are delighted that the artistic leaders of the state and the region see the same treasure of community value in this project that we see, and that they have decided to invest in it,” said Morrison, member of the board of directors. administration and executive of Culture 4 A Cause. producer of the project. The funding will help complete a multimedia community art project launched last spring, he said.