RH Council Cancels 2020 Community & Culture Grants!

At the February 12th meeting the majority of Council (Councillors Perrelli, DiPaola, Muench and Beros) voted to cancel the 2020 Community & Culture Grants.


The purpose of the $65,000 annual grant program was to provide project funding to community and cultural organizations and individual artists whose projects support a more vibrant Richmond Hill through the delivery of programs, services or activities.


The following organizations had been recommended by Staff for the grants:

  1. Alzheimer Society of York Region

  2. Art in Migration

  3. Bridge to Artists

  4. Burr House Spinners and Weavers

  5. Chorus York

  6. High Note Avante Productions Inc.

  7. Home on the Hill Supportive Housing

  8. Iranian Canadian Teens Club

  9. Jessica Leung

  10. Kindred Spirits Orchestra

  11. Michelle Zikovitz

  12. Opera York

  13. Project 99A

  14. Richmond Hill Concert Band

  15. Richmond Hill Philharmonic Orchestra

  16. Richmond Hill United Church

  17. Robin Hesse

  18. Sean Cisterna

  19. Shadowpath Theatre Productions

  20. York Region Indian Seniors Club


About the Program: In February 2015, Council approved the new Community and Cultural Grant Program with an annual funding allocation of $65,000. For more information click Community and Cultural Grant Program


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