Previous Recipients

2019 CCACS GRANT RECIPIENTS

PROJECT GRANTS

Funding courtesy of the Cariboo Regional District and the City of Williams Lake via the Central Cariboo Arts and Culture Society.

ORGANIZATION

PROJECT

AMOUNT FUNDED

Arts on the Fly Festival Society

Infrastructure Improvements

$2,989

Boys and Girls Club of WL & District

Anime Culture Club

$1,000

Cariboo Potters’ Guild

Klay Kamp for Kids

$1,000

Cariboo Chilcotin Child Development Centre

Uptown Art

$1,000

Community Arts Council of Williams Lake

Puddle Poetry in Schools

$3,000

Downtown Williams Lake

ArtWalk Grand Opening

$2,650

Junior Cadets Society of BC

Music Lessons for Youth

$3,000

Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin

Contextualizing St. Joseph’s Mission

$3,000

Wild Women Writers

Poet-Trees: Language of the Land

$3,000

SUPPORT GRANTS

Funding courtesy of the Central Cariboo Arts and Culture Society (Central Cariboo Arts Centre revenues).

CAPITAL PURCHASE SUPPORT

Cariboo Potters’ Guild

To purchase a new slab roller for the Guild studio.

$500

Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin

To frame cartographic history for display.

$1,000

Esk’etemc

Purchase of camera and equipment

$1,000

Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin

Purchase a Network Attached Storage device

$1,000

GENERAL PROGRAM SUPPORT

Junior Cadets Society of BC

Coda! Teen Vocal Group with AngelKeys Music Studio

$1,000

Child Development Centre

Indigenous themed session room murals

$1,000

Potato House Sustainable Community Society

Youth painted signs reflecting UN’s 17 Sustainable Goals

$900

Quintet Plus

Choir Workshop

$800

COMMUNITY BASED SUPPORT

Community Arts Council of Williams Lake

50th Anniversary Give-Away

$1,000

Community Arts Council of Williams Lake

Banjo workshop with Pharis and Jason Romero

$1,000

Likely & District Chamber of Commerce

Summer arts camp for youth

$1,000

Williams Lake Community Band

Workshop and performance with high school students

$1,000

INDIVIDUAL ARTIST PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Venta Rutkauskas

To attend Youth Empowerment via Creative Facilitation training in Vancouver

$650

Wendy Bernier

Boot/purse felting workshop in Kelowna

$1,000

2018 CCACS GRANT RECIPIENTS

PROJECT GRANTS

Funding courtesy of the Cariboo Regional District and the City of Williams Lake via the Central Cariboo Arts and Culture Society.

ORGANIZATION

PROJECT

AMOUNT FUNDED

Arts on the Fly Festival Society

Arts on the Fly Festival

$3,000

Cariboo Chilcotin Child Development Centre

Uptown Art

$3,000

Cariboo Chilcotin Conservation Society

Water Wise / Salmonid Art Exhibit

$3,000

Cariboo Chilcotin Conservation Society

“Trash Art” Project for Secondary Students

$1,500

Cariboo Chilcotin Partners for Literacy

Storywalk Williams Lake

$500

Cariboo Chilcotin Youth Fiddle Society

Love and Lemonade Community Dance

$1,500

Cariboo Potters’ Guild

Hand Building with Slabs workshop with Linda Doherty

$1,600

Community Arts Council of Williams Lake

Cariboo Wildfire Legacy

$1,000

Esk’etemc (Alkali Lake First Nation)

Esk’etemc Canvas Art Project

$3,000

Station House Studio and Gallery Society

Williams Lake Spring Lilac Festival

$1,100

SUPPORT GRANTS

Funding courtesy of the Central Cariboo Arts and Culture Society (Central Cariboo Arts Centre revenues).

CAPITAL PURCHASE SUPPORT

Potato House Sustainable Community Society

To purchase photo and sound equipment.

$1,000

Cariboo Chilcotin Youth Fiddle Society

To purchase speakers, bodhran drums and sticks.

$950

Community Arts Council of Williams Lake

To purchase a laptop and printer

$1,000

GENERAL PROGRAM SUPPORT

150 Mile Greenbelt, Trail & Heritage Society

To develop a website, Facebook page and email address for 150 Mile Schoolhouse

$1,000

Cariboo Chilcotin Conservation Society

To commission locally based photographs to be used in the Cariboo Chilcotin Conservation Field Guide

$1,000

Downtown Williams Lake

To support ArtWalk Buskers

$1,000

Lake City Secondary Columneetza Band Program

To offer Freedom Arts programming with Angela Roy

$1,000

COMMUNITY BASED SUPPORT

Arts on the Fly Festival Society

Dark Times Festival

$1,000

Cariboo Gold Dance Band

Workshop and public performance

$1,000

Cariboo Chilcotin Youth Fiddle Society

Public barn dance

$1,000

Likely and District Chamber of Commerce

To send Cedar City Museum staff to visit and learn from the Kamloops Museum, and to obtain staff computer training

$1,000

INDIVIDUAL ARTIST PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Christina Mary

5-day basket weaving workshop in Saskatchewan

$1,000

Simone Buck

6-day painting workshop in Germany

$1,000