Montgomery County Council has approved a budget of $7 million for Arts and Humanities Council grants and administration. The resolution for FY24 is as follows:
- Grant funding for General Operating Support II & I, Project Grants, Individual Artist/Scholar Grants, Wheaton Cultural Projects, Advancement Grants, and Arts Residencies in Schools: $5,771,737
- AHCMC Administration: $877,292
- Public Arts Trust: $408,000
Congratulations to our entire creative sector! We are thankful to County Executive Marc Elrich and Montgomery County Council for their steadfast support during this challenging budget season. AHCMC is also especially grateful to the field for your steadfastness, perseverance and advocacy to help sustain the future of our local cultural industry.