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.

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.

The Rockford Area Arts Council has expended the Action Grant funds for this fiscal year.  The 2019-2020 Action Grant funds will become available September 1, 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