2019-20 RACC Project Grants (Cycle 1)

RACC’s Project Grant Program provides financial support to individual artists and not-for-profit organizations in Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas Counties, for project based arts programming. Grants are awarded up to $7,000 and are available in three categories: Artistic Focus, Arts Equity & Access, and Arts Services.  The following 86 Project Grants were approved on September 25, 2019 and total $391,260.

 

2019-20 Project Grant awards (Cycle 1):

Applicant County Project Type Discipline Award Amount
Aja Ngo Multnomah Arts Equity & Access Visual Arts $5,580
Ally Harris Multnomah Artistic Focus Literature $5,740
Amber Case Multnomah Catalyst Media Arts $3,000
Ameera Saahir Multnomah Catalyst Visual Arts $3,000
Annin  Barrett Washington Catalyst Multi-Discipline $3,000
Bobbi  Woods Multnomah Artistic Focus Visual Arts $7,000
Bobby Smith Multnomah Artistic Focus Music $6,950
Bonnie Meltzer Multnomah Artistic Focus Visual Arts $6,290
Cari Luna Multnomah Artistic Focus Literature $3,390
Chamisa Kellogg Multnomah Catalyst Visual Arts $3,000
Claire Rigsby Multnomah Catalyst Theatre $3,000
Damaris Webb Multnomah Artistic Focus Theatre $6,960
Dana Louis Multnomah Artistic Focus Social Practice $6,300
Daniel Fiebiger Multnomah Catalyst Media Arts $3,000
Darcy Neal Multnomah Catalyst Visual Arts $3,000
Dasha Shleyeva Multnomah Catalyst Music $3,000
David Poulshock Multnomah Artistic Focus Media Arts $7,000
David Woodin Multnomah Catalyst Theatre $3,000
Debbie Baxter Multnomah Artistic Focus Visual Arts $5,540
Diana Ramos Multnomah Catalyst Media Arts $3,000
Dmae Roberts Multnomah Artistic Focus Media Arts $5,850
Douglas Detrick Multnomah Artistic Focus Music $2,450
Drew Laughery Multnomah Catalyst Visual Arts $3,000
Ebenezer Galluzzo Multnomah Catalyst Visual Arts $3,000
Eric John Kaiser Multnomah Catalyst Music $3,000
Freddy Vilches Multnomah Artistic Focus Music $6,300
Gabriel Espinosa Clackamas Catalyst Music $3,000
Ian McCluskey Multnomah Artistic Focus Media Arts $5,420
Jasmin Johnson Multnomah Catalyst Literature $3,000
Jennifer Elkington Multnomah Artistic Focus Media Arts $3,820
Jennifer Gwirtz Multnomah Catalyst Dance/Movement $3,000
Jesse Blanchard Multnomah Artistic Focus Multi-Discipline $5,510
Jessica Evans Multnomah Artistic Focus Dance/Movement $5,240
John Longenbaugh Multnomah Catalyst Theatre $3,000
John McDonald Multnomah Catalyst Theatre $3,000
Jude Brewer Multnomah Artistic Focus Media Arts $5,560
Juhea Kim Multnomah Catalyst Literature $3,000
Kelly Fry Multnomah Catalyst Multi-Discipline $3,000
Kevin Sampsell Multnomah Catalyst Literature $3,000
Kim Taylor Blakemore Multnomah Artistic Focus Literature $4,000
Kris Bluett Woolen Multnomah Catalyst Theatre $3,000
Laura Allcorn Multnomah Artistic Focus Multi-Discipline $5,190
Laura Hughes Multnomah Artistic Focus Visual Arts $7,000
Lisa Wilcke Multnomah Arts Equity & Access Visual Arts $1,930
Liza Faktor Multnomah Catalyst Visual Arts $3,000
Lou Watson Multnomah Catalyst Multi-Discipline $3,000
Lu Yim Multnomah Artistic Focus Dance/Movement $5,200
Lucy Cotter Multnomah Catalyst Visual Arts $3,000
Maiah Wynne Multnomah Catalyst Music $3,000
Mariana Tres Multnomah Artistic Focus Multi-Discipline $6,550
Matt Schumacher Multnomah Catalyst Visual Arts $3,000
Maximiliano Martinez Multnomah Artistic Focus Visual Arts $6,950
Mia O’Connor-Smith Multnomah Arts Equity & Access Dance/Movement $5,600
Mo Scarpelli Multnomah Artistic Focus Media Arts $5,440
Norina Beck Multnomah Catalyst Theatre $3,000
Oluyinka Akinjiola Multnomah Artistic Focus Dance/Movement $6,300
Pamela Santos Multnomah Catalyst Social Practice $3,000
Paul Susi Multnomah Artistic Focus Theatre $5,260
Samir Khurshid Multnomah Artistic Focus Visual Arts $5,950
Sarah Mirk Multnomah Catalyst Literature $3,000
Sean Andries Multnomah Arts Equity & Access Theatre $3,920
Shana Palmer Multnomah Catalyst Media Arts $3,000
Shelley Tate Multnomah Artistic Focus Theatre $5,580
Shobha Jetmalani Multnomah Catalyst Visual Arts $3,000
Stephanie Collier Multnomah Arts Equity & Access Multi-Discipline $7,000
Stephen Cohen Clackamas Artistic Focus Music $1,000
Tahni Holt Multnomah Artistic Focus Dance/Movement $6,130
Tonya Macalino Washington Artistic Focus Literature $4,500
Vanessa Renwick Multnomah Artistic Focus Media Arts $6,280
Bellagram Singing Telegrams Multnomah Catalyst Music $3,000
Centro Cultural de Washington County Washington Arts Equity & Access Multi-Discipline $5,950
Curvy Chic Closet Foundation Washington Arts Equity & Access Multi-Discipline $5,820
Depave Multnomah Arts Equity & Access Visual Arts $4,500
In Mulieribus Multnomah Artistic Focus Music $7,000
LineStorm Playwrights Multnomah Artistic Focus Theatre $6,300
Live On Stage Multnomah Artistic Focus Theatre $5,840
New Expressive Works Multnomah Artistic Focus Dance/Movement $7,000
Performance Works NorthWest Multnomah Artistic Focus Dance/Movement $5,830
Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble Multnomah Artistic Focus Music $5,500
Portland Textile Month Multnomah Catalyst Multi-Discipline $3,000
Resolutions Northwest Multnomah Arts Equity & Access Media Arts $6,950
SoulPatch Music Productions Clackamas Artistic Focus Music $5,950
The Broken Planetarium Multnomah Artistic Focus Theatre $5,890
The Portland’5 Centers for the Arts Foundation Multnomah Arts Equity & Access Multi-Discipline $5,000
Unit Souzou Multnomah Artistic Focus Multi-Discipline $5,650
YWCA of Greater Portland Multnomah Arts Equity & Access Literature $5,400