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Groups share Helen Ellis Grants for arts, nature

The Westport Cultural Council has awarded $23,000 in grants awarded to 18 non-profit organizations and artists through the Helen E. Ellis Trust.  The council reviewed all applicants and selected those that “promise to engage the citizens of Westport with creative, innovative programs and benefit a wide variety of neighborhoods and ages.” This year “we are

Westport Cultural Council has money to share

The Westport Cultural Council has set an October 15 postmark deadline for organizations, schools, and individuals to apply for grants to support cultural activities in the community. Council co-chair Terry Somerson said that these grants can support a variety of artistic projects and activities in Westport including exhibitions, field trips, workshops, lectures, concerts, films, or performances in schools. “Westport