Grant given for expansion
Marlborough - posted Jun, 19 2012
MARLBOROUGH- The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving has awarded a $33,000 grant to the Marlborough Arts Center for expansion of its overflow parking lot, improvements in lighting for safety purposes, and acquisition of a storage shed. The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving is the community foundation for the 29-town Greater Hartford region and is dedicated to improving the quality of life for area residents. The Marlborough Arts Center, located in a restored historic community building at 231 North Main Street in Marlborough is administered by a board of directors and dedicated volunteers. It is a non-profit regional center for the fine arts, performing arts, and fine crafts. Its mission is to foster creativity, appreciation, and enjoyment of the arts through exhibitions, performances and educational programs. Surrounded by lovely grounds, the building holds the spacious Art Gallery as well as classroom and instructional studio spaces. Visit the website at www.marlborougharts.org or phone 860-295-9389 for further information.