Arts and Cultural Fund

Open applications for Danville-Pittsylvania County organizations for requests to support a specific arts event held between August 1, 2023- August 1, 2024. Applicants must submit a proposed event budget, and demonstrate that at least 50% of the budgeted expenses will be raised by the applicant or generated through ticket sales.
Please note: No event will be eligible for funding if the attendance is restricted to an organization’s membership. Additionally, no requests that include the cost of promotional activities, parties, or receptions will be funded. Finally, No requests for building, remodeling, or restoration costs will be funded.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Arts and Cultural Fund Project Grant Application
    • 1. Is the applicant a 501(c)3 organization located in Danville or Pittsylvania County?
    • 2. Project Title
    • 3. Project Location
    • 4. Project Dates
    • 5. Project Description: include nature of the activity or event, who will benefit from the project, etc.
    • 6. Project Budget: Provide a complete and detailed project budget. Expenses to include: artist’s fee, salaries, technical fees, rentals, printing, postage, advertising, etc. Earned income to include: tickets/admissions sales, contributions, other grants, etc. List all in-kind contributions.
    • 7. Total Projected Income of the Project
    • 8. Project Evaluation: Describe how the applicant will administer this project to ensure its success. Include a work plan.
    • 9. Amount requested from the Arts and Cultural Fund (Note: this must not exceed 50% of the project's expenses)