RAAC Grants


The Rockford Area Arts Council annually administers grants which support artists, arts organizations and non-profits. This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency. Additional funds are provided by the City of Rockford and generous members.

Community Arts Access Grants
Grants up to $2,500 are available to artists and community non-profit organizations for projects which increase access to the arts for underserved people in Boone, DeKalb, Ogle and Winnebago counties.

Access Grant ApplicationĀ 

City Arts Action Grants
Grants up to $350 are available for artists and arts organizations in Winnebago County needing immediate funding. Applications accepted throughout the year or until funding is depleted.

Action Grant Application

The 2019-2020 Action Grant funds will become available September 10, 2019.

Call 815-963-6765 or email info@artsforeveryone.com for additional information.


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Rockford Area Arts Council
713 E State St.
Rockford, IL 61104
info @ artsforeveryone.com