News Blog

OCA Grants Funding to 85 Arts Organizations and Artists

The Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs (OCA) has selected 85 arts organizations and artists to receive 2018–2019 Contracts for Arts Services (CAS) grants. Each year, CAS grants general operating and project support to nonprofit arts and community organizations, as well as project support to neighborhood associations and individual artists living and producing work in Atlanta.

Initiated in 1982, the program supports Atlanta’s thriving arts community, while providing annual financial backing related to production, creation, presentation, exhibition, and managerial support for artistic and cultural services in the city.

This year’s grants went to two emerging artists, four neighborhood arts projects, eight individual artists, nine community organizations, and 62 arts organizations in the City of Atlanta.Congratulations to all the organizations and artists selected for this year’s round of grants. A full list of grant recipients can be found here. Stay tuned for additional news and information about CAS recipients and funding opportunities.