This November, eight Arts and Culture organizations in Mesa County received a total of $14,000 in grants from the Community Fund at the Western Colorado Community Foundation.  Grants from the Community Fund are intended to provide seed funding, tackle unmet needs or fill gaps in funding resources across the Western Slope.  Grants to art and cultural organization were made to help fill a gap in local funding this year.

The eight organizations receiving funding include: Grand Junction Senior Theater, Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra, High Desert Opera, KAFM Community Radio, Messiah Choral Society of Grand Junction, Super Rad Art Jam, Talking Rhythms, Western Colorado Center for the Arts.   Read the full story in our newsletter.