Catherine Weber

​Granted $500

Project Sponsored: Art on the Trails


Southborough Library

​Granted $332


Project Sponsored: VisionBoard: Inspirational Collage

VisionBoard Spirit Collage, a teen craft, is a soulful art program using mixed media (handmade papers, metal, beads, inspirational text) to assemble a 10” x 20” Vision Board that is a personalized expression of each artist’s hopes and dreams.

Southborough Recreation

Granted $1,328

Project Sponsored: 7th Annual Summer Concert Series


Southborough Youth & Family Services (YFS) and the Recreation Department partner to bring 5 two-hour musical performances to the community to promote the YFS Campership Program. The concerts bring music to the town and gives families and friends a time to gather outside and spend time together.


Southborough Library

Granted $600

Project Sponsored: Ballroom Dancing

Assabet Valley Mastersingers

​Granted $250

Project Sponsored: American Folk Songs Concert


AVM strives to bring quality music to the local community, and make it accessible to all. As an educational outreach, AVM encourages ARHS students to participate as Apprentice Singers, who rehearse and perform with AVM all season.


Labyrinth Choir

Granted $500

Project Sponsored: World House; 7 continents 1 world


Interboro Community Band

Granted $250

Project Sponsored: Winter Concert

Pilgrim Church

Granted $250

Project Sponsored: Annual Messiah Community Chorus Presentation of Handel's Messiah at Pilgrim Church


The Messiah Community Chorus and accompanying orchestra comprise people from all over the Metro West area making this a great community event and holiday tradition.


Symphony Pro Musica

Granted $250

Project Sponsored: 36th Season Concert



Funding Priorities

The Southborough Cultural Arts Council priorities include:

1. Funding for programs to be held in Southborough and surrounding communities.

2. Funding for individuals and organizations from Southborough and surrounding communities.

3. Funding for service organizations that benefit the town of Southborough.

4. Funding for programs that focus on the natural world and environment.

5. Overall: Funds from the Massachusetts Cultural Council should serve the largest possible number of people in the community with a diversity of age groups and artistic disciplines, including the arts, humanities, and interpretive sciences.


The Southborough Cultural Arts Council will adhere to the following funding policies:

1. If the applicant’s project involves another institution or organization, a letter of agreement from that institution’s or organization’s representative must be submitted with the application. Applications that indicate only that the project is available to any interested organization will not be considered.

2. Applicants must specify the venue for the performance or project in the application.

3. Applications must specify a date(s) for the performance or program during the granting fiscal year.

4. Applicants submitting multiple applications should prioritize their applications.



Interested in Applying for a Grant?

If you are interested in applying for a grant but have questions, please reach out to us via email at

You can find our online application here:   Fill out the online Application here!


More detailed information about the grant application process can be found at the MA LCC website here:

Grant Application Guidelines

Grant Application Process



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