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Since 1991, our programs have been funded by more than $2,000,000 in grant awards from private, local, state, and national sources.

ARC operation costs are provided for with private and individual, tax-deductible contributions. We appreciate your support.

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Significant Projects

2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 Design Connections Partnership (DCP) at ten New Haven Public Schools awarded $95,000 from Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development, Office of the Arts; $75,000 from National Endowment for the Arts; $48,000 from the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven: and, nearly $100,000 from local and state community foundations.

2010 Awarded $15,000 from National Endowment for the Arts for Design Connection Partnership Pilot Program at Mauro-Sheridan School, a New Haven Public School in Connecticut

2009 Awarded $22,500 from Connecticut Commission on Culture & Tourism for after-school programming at Farnam Neighborhood House, Inc

2006 & 2007 Awarded $110,000 from Connecticut State Department of Education Interdistrict Cooperative grant program for The Hartford Connections: Making History Come Alive with Hartford's Students and Teachers

2006 Awarded $135,000 from the National Endowment for the Humanities, We the People fund for Beyond Amistad: The African American Struggle for Citizenship, 1770-1850

2004 Awarded $48,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts for The Hartford Connection 


Special Thanks to Our Current Funders