NEA Funds Are Stimulating (If Not Exactly Liberating)

Jacobs, Leonard
July 2009
Back Stage (1946-5440);7/23/2009, Vol. 50 Issue 30, p3
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The article reports that the National Endowment for the Arts which has received 50 million dollars as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, has unveiled a sweeping list of 631 nonprofit arts organizations, in all 50 states, to which it would grant the money directly. It is designated for the creation and preservation of jobs at nonprofit arts groups suffering from the economic downturn. Roughly 20 million dollars was delivered last spring to 56 state and regional arts agencies.


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