ACAC Grants Committee

  • 2019 Grant Recipient: Ben Rudnick

The ACAC Grants Committee is a Local Cultural Council (LCC) of the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. ACAC’s LCC supports public programs that promote access, education, diversity and excellence in the arts, humanities and interpretative sciences. The Council is committed to funding a diverse cross-section of activities supporting a broad variety of art forms, including ongoing work of individual artists, projects serving specific local populations, and the work of local cultural organizations.


We are proud to announce the 2019 grant recipients:

Arlington Historical Society: Conservation of Abel Whitney Sideboard

Arlington Public Art: PATHWAYS: Contemporary Art on the Minuteman

Belmont World Film: 16th Annual Family Festival, 1/18-21

Delvena Theatre: Ann and Abby (Ann Landers and Abigail Van Buren)

Discovery Museum, Acton: Especially For Me

Dan Fox: Family Jazz Program and Instrument Petting Zoo

Friends of Magnolia Park: Summer Concert Series

Green Art Workshop: Whimsical Weavings

Rebecca McGowan: Irish Social Dance

Philharmonic Society of Arlington: Almost-Spring Concert: “A Game of Pairs”

Robbins Library: Arlington Author Salon

Ben Rudnick: Ben Rudnick & Friends Concert in Menotomy Rocks Park

Katherine Shozawa: Vita Project

Thompson School: Japanese House Excursion and Suminigashi Experience

Roger Tincknell: Elvis to the Everly Brothers

True Story Theater: LGTBQ+ Intergenerational Stories

Past Grantees