Colorado Arts Relief Fund Impact Report December 2022

The Colorado Arts Relief Fund provided a total of $23 million to individual artists and arts organizations during the pandemic. Funded by the Colorado Legislature, the program’s purpose was to support a resilient post-pandemic economy. While this one-time relief funding program will not be renewed, the transformative impacts of the funding are still being felt.


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Colorado Arts Relief Grant

The Colorado Arts Relief Fund provides $15.5 million for the second round of funding to support arts, cultural and entertainment artists, crew members, and organizations affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. This program previously provided $7.5 million in early 2021 in its first round of funding.

Funding through this bill will be distributed through 2 separate grant applications:

  • Colorado Arts Relief—Business and Organization FY22
  • Colorado Arts Relief—Individuals FY22

This funding initiative was passed by the State of Colorado legislature and created in Section 1-24-48.5-116, enacted by HB21-1285

 Applications for this program are closed. This one-time relief funding program will not be renewed. Please visit our program directory to find other opportunities.


Type: Grants

For: Arts, cultural and entertainment artists, crew members and organizations

Amount: Depends on applicant

Application deadline: Closed

OEDIT division: Colorado Creative Industries

Download Business Grant Guidelines       

Download Individual Grant Guidelines       

Eligible organizations and businesses

Colorado Arts Relief Fund grants are open to Colorado-based for-profit, nonprofit, and government organizations or businesses involved in the music, theater, dance, visual arts, literary arts, or film industry.

Eligible organizations and businesses include, but are not limited to:

  • independent music venues
  • nonprofit and for-profit community theaters
  • galleries
  • art museums
  • performing arts venues
  • production companies
  • radio stations

Ineligible organizations include, but are not limited to:

  • sporting events
  • karaoke
  • exotic dancing
  • fitness
  • studios in private homes
  • private events (for example, galas and weddings)
  • franchise businesses
  • chain movie theaters that own and/or operate multiple physical locations

To be eligible, organizations and businesses need to:

  • program live music, comedy, dance, theater, motion picture, visual arts, literary arts, or film and television as a primary driver of their business
  • have been fully operational prior to March 15, 2020
  • be for-profit, nonprofit, or a government entity
  • be registered as a Colorado business and in Good Standing with the Colorado Secretary of State – be current in annual corporate reports and charitable solicitation registration
  • have its primary business location in Colorado
  • previously funded grantees in the first round of this grant are eligible, applicants who did not receive funding in the first round will be given higher priority 

Eligible individuals

Artists, musicians, dancers, performers, and crewmembers are eligible. Eligible applicants can be employees, 1099 contract workers, sole proprietors, or gig workers. If you received unemployment assistance or federal funding due to COVID-19, you are still eligible to apply for this grant.

We recommend that band members and members of any other type of collective that does not operate a physical venue apply as individuals. Artists, dancers, actors, musicians, and crew members are eligible to apply regardless of whether their employer applies for and/or receives funds through the business and organization fund.

To be eligible, an individual needs to:

  • be an arts, cultural, and entertainment artist or crew member, defined as individuals who work full-time or part-time in the music, dance, visual arts, literary arts, graphic design, theater, motion picture, or television industry
  • earn a significant portion of personal annual income (33% or more) through arts and culture activities
  • have been employed or been contracted to work as an arts, cultural, or entertainment artist or crew member prior to March 2020
  • have incurred a significant loss of income (33% or more based on 2019 annual income) as a direct result of the mandated closure of venues, galleries, or museums, or as a result of canceled events and activities
  • be at least 18 years old
  • be a Colorado resident, as of March 15, 2020, and plan to be a Colorado resident through the funding period. No out-of-state applications will be considered, and no checks will be mailed out of state

Funding from the Colorado Arts Relief Fund Individuals FY22 application can be used to cover any personal or business expense. Funding restrictions include:

  • capital improvements
  • new construction
  • renovation or restoration or purchase of major equipment
  • distributions to partners and business acquisitions
  • re-granting of grant funds
  • fiscal agents
  • alcohol

Applications for this program are closed. Please visit our program directory to find other opportunities.

No individual may be the lead applicant on more than one application.

If your level of financial need is: You will request:
Level 4: Extreme financial strain $4,000
Level 3: Severe financial strain $3,000
Level 2: Moderate financial strain $2,000
Level 1: Mild financial strain $1,000

Application materials

Each narrative question in the online application allows for 350 words. The online application will start a countdown when the applicant clicks into the field. 

Individuals will need to answer these questions:

  • Describe how your income or expenses have been adversely affected as a result of closures related to COVID-19.
  • Describe any additional financial responsibilities you have and/or barriers you have encountered to replacing lost personal income as a result of COVID-19.
  • Describe how these funds will be used to support your professional, post-pandemic recovery. 

 Applicants seeking assistance are advised to contact Leigh Kargol at RedLine Contemporary Art Center well in advance of the application deadline. Prior to contacting a staff member, applicants should read the guidelines thoroughly. 

 Applications for this program are closed. Please visit our program directory to find other opportunities

No organization, business, or individual may be the lead applicant on more than one application.

If your cash operating revenue in your 2019 fiscal year was: You will request:
$2 million or more $200,000
$1 million or more $100,000
$500,000-999,999 $80,000
$250,000-499,999 $60,000
$100,000-249,999 $40,000
$50,000-$99,999 $20,000
Up to $50,000 $10,000

Application materials

Organizations will need to answer these questions:

  • provide a brief description of your organization or business
  • define your business or organization's mission or include a mission statement (optional)
  • define, in your own terms, the “community” that you are serving or strive to serve
  • describe the significance related to the artistic, cultural and or historic relevance of this business or organization to the local community and/or population that it serves
  • describe the role of your business or organization in local economic recovery  

Organizations will also need to provide the following documents:

  • a statement of your organization’s cash operating revenues for your 2019 fiscal year, signed by an authorized person in your business or organization
  • current Certificate of Good Standing from the Colorado Secretary of State

The application process will be administered by Colorado Creative Industries staff. Applications will be reviewed, scored with a standardized rubric, and ranked by reviewers. Applicants will be notified by email in December of the result of the funding recommendations.

August 2021 Grant information and staff support are available
Tuesday, November 2, 2021 The deadline to submit applications
November 2021 Review of applications
December 2021 Funding decisions announced 
January 1, 2022 to September 14, 2022 Funding period
September 15, 2022 Final report deadline by 4 pm

Reviewers will evaluate organization applications based on:

  • community and cultural impact (cultural significance and communities served)
  • economic impact (role in local economic recovery)
  • additional weight will be given to businesses supporting communities lacking access to resources
  • additional weight will be given to businesses that did not receive funding in the first round

Reviewers will evaluate individual applications based on:

  • severity of loss and financial strain
  • barriers to replacing lost personal income
  • likelihood of funds supporting post-pandemic professional recovery
  • additional weight will be given to individuals that lack access to resources
  • additional weight will be given to individuals that did not receive funding in the first round

Reviewers will consider an equitable distribution of funds across the state.

Grant recipients will be required to submit a final report due September 15, 2022 at 4 pm. The final report will ask in general terms how the funding was spent. Colorado Creative Industries has the right to withhold, reduce or cancel grants if an applicant: 

  • fails to comply with the terms of the grant award requirements, including submitting the final report

As a condition of the grant, Colorado Creative Industries requires the recipient of public funds to comply with all state laws and regulations pertaining to an audit.

All applications accepted for funding become official records of the State of Colorado and are subject to an audit. We require open access to accounting records for funds expended under the terms of contract award for the purpose of audit examination, reference, or transcription.

Additional conditions for organizations and businesses

As a condition of the grant, Colorado Creative Industries requires the recipient of public funds to comply with all state laws and regulations pertaining to the following:

  • Fair Labor Standards: including minimum wage and working conditions
  • Nondiscrimination: including statutes prohibiting discrimination on the basis of age, race, sex, color, creed, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry or marital status
  • Fair Language: In compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, grant recipients must take adequate steps to ensure that people with limited English proficiency receive the 6 language assistance necessary to afford them meaningful access to programs, activities, and services.
  • Access for People with Disabilities: Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 prohibit discrimination against persons with disabilities. All events funded by the Creative Industries must be accessible to persons with disabilities, including those with visual, hearing, mobility and learning impairments. Questions about the Americans with Disabilities Act may be directed to VSA arts of Colorado at 303-777-0797.
  • Credit/Acknowledgment: Grantee agrees to send a letter to their state legislators, informing them of the importance of state funding.

In the first round of funding in early 2021, the Colorado Arts Relief Fund for individuals awarded $1.353 million to 594 individuals in 42 counties in Colorado. Grants to individuals were one-time flat amounts up to $2,500.

In the first round of funding in early 2021, the Colorado Arts Relief Fund for businesses and organizations awarded $5,999,000 for general operating support grants to 128 arts, culture, and entertainment organizations in 33 counties across Colorado.

In the second round of funding, the Colorado Arts Relief Fund for businesses and organizations awarded $13.3 million for general operating support grants to 252 arts, culture, and entertainment organizations in 36 counties across Colorado.

For this round, the Colorado Arts Relief Fund for individuals awarded $1.8 million to 641 individuals in 36 counties in Colorado. Grants to individuals were one-time flat amounts up to $4,000.

Business and organization awardees round 1

Museum of Outdoor Arts, $125,000 - Arapahoe County

Vintage Theatre Productions, Inc, $50,000 - Arapahoe County

Pagosa Springs Center for the Arts, $10,000 - Arapahoe County

Gothic Theatre, $14,000 - Arapahoe County

Telluride Bluegrass Festival, PBC, $200,000 - Boulder County

Dickens Opera House, $50,000 - Boulder County

Z2 Entertainment, $200,000 - Boulder County 

Colorado Shakespeare Festival, $150,000 - Boulder County

BDT Stage, $125,000 - Boulder County

Boulder Ballet, $12,000 - Boulder County

Zuni Fetishes Direct, $20,000 - Boulder County

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, $50,000 - Boulder County

Circle of Care, $7,500 - Boulder County

Variety Arts of Louisville dba The Arts Hub, $75,000 - Boulder County

Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company, $12,000 - Boulder County

Dairy Arts Center, $75,000 - Boulder County

Hanuman Festival, $15,000 - Boulder County

Pro Musica Colorado Chamber Orchestra, $3,000 - Boulder County

City of Salida, $40,000 - Chaffee County

Westcliffe Center for the Performing Arts, $10,000 - Custer County

Friends of the Paradise Theatre, $9,000 - Delta County

Grand Mesa Arts and Events Center, $2,500 - Delta County 

The Coyote School DBA Elsewhere Studios, $3,000 - Delta County

Blue Sage Center for the Arts, $2,500 - Delta County

North Fork Valley Creative Coalition, $15,000 - Delta County

Berkeley Highlands Productions LLC, $100,000 - Denver County

Larimer Lounge LLC, $90,000 - Denver County

Globe Hall, $90,000 - Denver County

Su Teatro, $2,500 - Denver County

Guthrie LLC d/b/a Fort Greene Bar, $25,000 - Denver County

Clocktower Entertainment, $100,000 - Denver County

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance, $20,000 - Denver County

The Walnut Room Denver LLC, $75,000 - Denver County

Euforquestra LLC, $20,000 - Denver County

Lost Lake Lounge, $90,000 - Denver County

The Black Actors Guild, $2,500 - Denver County

Swallow Hill Music, $150,000 - Denver County

The Armory, Denver, LLC, $20,000 - Denver County

The Roxy Theatre, $20,000 - Denver County

Museo de las Americas, $12,000 - Denver County

Roxy Denver LLC, $10,000 - Denver County

Trout Steak Revival, LLC, $30,000 - Denver County

Dash and A Twist, LLC dba Nocturne, $75,000 - Denver County

Rhinoceropolis LLC, $2,500 - Denver County

CMDance, $25,000 - Denver County

Denver Turnverein, Inc., $30,000 - Denver County

Wonderbound, $2,500 - Denver County

Colorado Ballet Company, $75,000 - Denver County

Knew Conscious Collective, Inc., $2,500 - Denver County

Denver Film, $100,000 - Denver County

Denver's Art District on Santa Fe, $3,000 - Denver County

Mizel Center for Arts and Culture, $75,000 - Denver County

Rangel Audio Services, $12,000 - Denver County

QTB, LLC dba Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom, $150,000 - Denver County

Levitt Pavilion Denver, $14,000 - Denver County

Dazzle @ Baur's, $28,500 - Denver County

City of Lone Tree dba Lone Tree Arts Center, $75,000 - Douglas County

Cherokee Ranch & Castle Foundation, $150,000 - Douglas County

Cascade Village Theatre, Inc. d/b/a Capitol Theatre, $90,000 - Eagle County

The Art Base, $12,000 - Eagle County

Vail Valley Foundation, $125,000 - Eagle County

Valley Events Inc., $15,000 - Eagle County

Horns Up LLC DBA The Black Sheep, $50,000 - El Paso County

J & J Hip Hop Dance & Performing Arts Company, $3,000 - El Paso County

Pikes Peak Center for The Performing Arts, $150,000 - El Paso County

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, $75,000 - El Paso County

Manitou Art Center, $3,000 - El Paso County

Cottonwood Center for the Arts, $125,000 - El Paso County

Colorado Springs Philharmonic Orchestra, $75,000 - El Paso County

LuLu's Downstairs, $14,000 - El Paso

Fremont Center for the Arts, $30,000 - Fremont County

Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre, $75,000 - Grand County

Gunnison Council for the Arts, $9,000 - Gunnison County

Crested Butte Center for the Arts, $75,000 - Gunnison County

Crested Butte Mountain Theatre, $15,000 - Gunnison County

Crested Butte Society, Inc., $15,000 - Gunnison County

Lake City Arts Council, $10,000 - Hinsdale County

Spanish Peaks Community Foundation, Inc., $7,500 - Huerfano County

Museum of Friends, $50,000 - Huerfano County

La Veta Mercantile, $3,000 - Huerfano County

Spanish Peaks Arts Council, $7,500 - Huerfano County

NDR LLC., $125,000 - Jefferson County

Lakewood Cultural Center, $75,000 - Jefferson County

MOTH Poetic Circus, $50,000 - Jefferson County

Ovation West Performing Arts, $2,500 - Jefferson County

Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, $75,000 - Jefferson County

Our Hometown Charitable Foundation, $10,000 - Kit Carson

Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College, $20,000 - La Plata

Durango Arts Center, $25,000 - La Plata

Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering Inc., $15,000 - La Plata 

Cuckoo's Inc. dba Animas City Theatre, $40,000 - La Plata

Mishawaka, $75,000 - Larimer County

Fort Collins Museum of Discovery, $100,000 - Larimer County

Blazen Illuminations, $25,000 - Larimer County

Rythm EFX, LLC., $75,000 - Larimer County

Rialto Theater, $30,000 - Larimer County

City of Fort Collins - Lincoln Center, $100,000 - Larimer County

The Lyric, $100,000 - Larimer County

ArtoCade, $7,500 - Las Animas County

A.R. Mitchell Museum of Western Art, $12,000 - Las Animas County

SMRT Entertainment LLC, $75,000 - Logan County

Mesa Theater, $100,000 - Mesa County

Western Colorado Center for the Arts, $12,000 - Mesa County

Sandstone Entertainment Inc., $30,000 - Mesa County

Dance Fusion Inc DBA Absolute Dance, $12,000 - Mesa County

Creede Repertory Theatre Inc., $20,000 - Mineral County

Cortez Cultural Center, $3,000 - Montezuma County

Picketwire Players, $3,000 - Otero County

Friends of the Wright Opera House, Inc., $9,000 - Ouray County 

GPRC/Peerless Theatre, $3,000 - Phillips County

Pueblo Arts Alliance, $9,000 - Pueblo County

Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center, INC., $20,000 - Pueblo County

Pueblo Memorial Hall, $12,000 - Pueblo County

The TANK Center for Sonic Arts, Inc., $7,500 - Rio Blanco County

Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp, $50,000 - Routt County

Steamboat Springs Council of the Arts & Humanities, $12,000 - Routt County

Strings Music Festival, $75,000 - Routt County

Ah Haa School for the Arts, $20,000 - San Miguel County

Telluride Film Festival, $12,000 - San Miguel County

SBG Productions INC., $150,000 - San Miguel County

Telluride Arts District, $100,000 - San Miguel County

Sheridan Arts Foundation, $150,000 - San Miguel County

Telluride Repertory Theatre Company, $9,000 - San Miguel County

Peak Performances, Inc., $75,000 - Summit

Breckenridge Film Festival, $9,000 - Summit

City of Greeley - Union Colony Civic Center, $50,000 - Weld County

Greeley Philharmonic Orchestra, $9,000 - Weld County

Moxi Theater, $14,000 - Weld County

Business and organization awardees round 2

A Child’s Song, $40,000 - Adams County 

Northglenn Arts & Humanities Foundation, $60,000 - Adams County 

Colorado Youth Mariachi Program, $10,000 - Adams County 

Up with People, $200,000 - Adams County 

Inside the Orchestra, $60,000 - Adams County

Kim Robards Dance, Inc., $40,000 - Adams County 

Animal Handmade, $10,000 - Adams County 

Alamosa Live Music Association, $10,000 - Alamosa County 

Opera Colorado, $200,000 - Arapahoe County 

Diaspora Dance Company, $20,000 - Arapahoe County 

School of Breaking, $40,000 - Arapahoe County 

Feel the Beat, Corp., $40,000 - Arapahoe County, $20,000 - Arapahoe County 

The Littleton Chorale dba Voices West, 20,000 - $Arapahoe County 

east end arts district association, $20,000 - Arapahoe County 

Englewood Cultural Arts Center Association, $40,000 - Arapahoe County 

Mountain School of Music and Dance, $40,000 - Arapahoe County 

Colorado School of Acting, $60,000 - Arapahoe County 

Kantorei, 60,000 - $Arapahoe County 

LITTLETON TOWN HALL ARTS CENTER, $100,000 - Arapahoe County

Aurora Singers, $10,000 - Arapahoe County 

Colorado Korean Chorus, $20,000 - Arapahoe County 

Arapahoe Philharmonic, $60,000 - Arapahoe County 

Pagosa Arts Initiative, $10,000 - Archuleta County 

Motus Theater, $60,000 - Boulder County 

JLF Colorado, $60,000 - Boulder County 

Longmont Museum, $200,000 - Boulder County 

Local Theater Company, $60,000 - Boulder County 

Longmont Chorale, Inc., $20,000 - Boulder County 

Boulder Community Broadcast Association, dba KGNU, $80,000 - Boulder County 

Crackpots, Inc., $80,000 - Boulder County 

Colorado Hip Hop Collective, $30,000 - Boulder County

EcoArts Connections, $20,000 - Boulder County 

Rocky Ridge Music Center Foundation, $80,000 - Boulder County 

Stories on Stage, $40,000 - Boulder County 

The Catamounts, NFP, $40,000 - Boulder County 

eTown, $200,000 - Boulder County 

Colorado Film Society, $80,000 - Boulder County 

square product theatre, $10,000 - Boulder County 

Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra, $100,000 - Boulder County 

CenterStage Theatre Company, $60,000 - Boulder County 

Boulder Symphony, $40,000 - Boulder County 

Compound Corporation dba The Caribou Room, $40,000 - Boulder County 

Street Wise Arts, $20,000 - Boulder County 

The Backdoor Theatre, $20,000 - Boulder County 

Firefly Handmade Markets, LLC, $40,000 - Boulder County 

The Arts Studio D.B.A. Firehouse Art Center, $40,000 - Boulder County 

DV8 Distillery 40,000 Boulder County NoBo Art District, $10,000 - Boulder County 

The Nomad Playhouse, $20,000 - Boulder County 

WOW! Children's Museum, $80,000 - Boulder County 

Frequent Flyers® Productions, Inc., $80,000 - Boulder County 

Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema, $10,000 - Boulder County 

Third Law Dance/Theater Inc., $40,000 - Boulder County 

Tinker Art Studio, LLC, $60,000 - Boulder County 

Boulder Samba School, $10,000 - Boulder County 

Boulder Metalsmithing Association, $40,000 - Boulder County 

Centennial State Ballet, $40,000 - Boulder County 

Greater Boulder Youth Orchestras, $40,000 - Boulder County 

Lemon Sponge Cake Contemporary Ballet, $10,000 - Boulder County 

Muse PerformanceSpace, $20,000 - Boulder County 

Society for Creative Aging/VIVA Theater, $10,000 - Boulder County 

The Boulder Creative Collective, $40,000 - Boulder County 

Tier Two Live, $10,000 - Boulder County 

BackStory Theatre, $40,000 - Broomfield County 

Broomfield Council on the Arts & Humanities, $40,000 - Broomfield County 

Japanese Arts Network, $10,000 - Broomfield County 

Colorado Conservatory of Dance, $80,000 - Broomfield County 

Colorado Theater in Non Traditional Spaces, $10,000 - Chaffee County 

Jacales Fine Art, $10,000 - Costilla County 

Sangre Arts Guild, $10,000 - Custer County 

Arts Coalition of Delta County, $10,000 - Delta County 

Paonia ClayWorks, $10,000 - Delta County 

Pickin Productions, $40,000 - Delta County 

Valley Youth Orchestra, $10,000 - Delta County 

Denver Center for the Performing Arts, $200,000 - Denver County 

Q Publishing Group LTD dba OUT FRONT Magazine (OFM), $80,000 - Denver County

Sphere Ensemble, $10,000 - Denver County

Biennial of the Americas, $100,000 - Denver County 

Guerilla Garden, $40,000 - Denver County 

Rocky Mountain Public Media, Inc., $100,000 - Denver County

Curious Theatre Company, $100,000 - Denver County 

Denver Children's Choir, $60,000 - Denver County

Greater Purpose Media, $10,000 - Denver County 

Phamaly Theatre Company, $80,000 - Denver County 


 Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, $200,000 - Denver County 

Open Media Foundation, $100,000 - Denver County

 PlatteForum, $80,000 - Denver County

 Denver Young Artists Orchestra, $80,000 - Denver County

Augustana Arts Inc., $60,000 - Denver County

Flamenco Denver, $20,000 - Denver County 

Friends of Chamber Music, $60,000 - Denver County

Historic Denver/ Molly Brown House Museum, $100,000 - Denver County 

Tunas Mekar, Inc., $10,000 - Denver County

Leon Gallery, $40,000 - Denver County 

DANCE2B LLC, $40,000 - Denver County 

International Institute for Indigenous Resource Management, $20,000 - Denver County

Mirror Image dba Mirror Image Arts, $60,000 - Denver County 

Ballet Ariel, $40,000 - Denver County 

Colorado Children's Chorale, $100,000 - Denver County

Colorado Photographic Arts Center, $40,000 - Denver County

Creative Strategies for Change, $40,000 - Denver County 

Denver Brass, Inc., $80,000 - Denver County 

Prison Art LLC dba Art for Redemption, $10,000 - Denver County 

The Art Garage, $60,000 - Denver County 

The Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts, $200,000 - Denver County 

Union Hall, $60,000 - Denver County 

Bug Performance and Media Art Center, $40,000 - Denver County 

Centro Cultural Mexicano, Mexican Cultural Center, $60,000 - Denver County 

Visionbox Studio (Theatre), $40,000 - Denver County 

Buntport Theater, $60,000 - Denver County 

CherryArts, $100,000 - Denver County 

Animal Farm Music, LLC., $10,000 - Denver County 

Spectra Art Space, $40,000 - Denver County 

Colorado Jazz Inc., $20,000 - Douglas County 

Castle Rock Artist Cooperative, $10,000 - Douglas County 

Performing Arts Academy, $80,000 - Douglas County 

Square Halos, $10,000 - Douglas County 

Riverwalk Theater, $100,000 - Eagle County 


Eagle ARTS, $10,000 - Eagle County 

Concrete Couch, $80,000 - El Paso County 

ENT Art Center (UCCS), $200,000 - El Paso County 

Hear Here Poetry LLC, $10,000 - El Paso County 

Manitou Art Theatre (dba Millibo Art Theatre), $60,000 - El Paso County 

Poetry Heals, $10,000 - El Paso County

Rocky Mountain Women's Film, $60,000 - El Paso County 

Youth Documentary Academy, $40,000 - El Paso County 

U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum, $200,000 - El Paso County 

Chamber Music with the Veronika String Quartet, $10,000 - El Paso County 

Green Box Arts, $80,000 - El Paso County 

Imagination Celebration, $40,000 - El Paso County 

Colorado Springs Choral Society, $40,000 - El Paso County 

Summit Dance Works, $80,000 - El Paso County 

Colorado Springs Conservatory, $100,000 - El Paso County 

Cheyenne Mountain Public Broadcast House, Inc., $80,000 - El Paso County 

EPIC, $10,000 - El Paso County 

Best of Ballroom, $40,000 - El Paso County 

Millenium Allstars Cheer and Dance, $10,000 - El Paso County 

The Sundance Studio, LLC, $100,000 - El Paso County 

Florence Arts Council, $40,000 - Fremont County 

VOICES, $40,000 - Garfield County 

New Ute Theatre Society, $10,000 - Garfield County 

Carbondale Arts, $80,000 - Garfield County 

5Point Adventure Film Festival, $80,000 - Garfield County 

Ute Theater and Events Center, $60,000 - Garfield County 

Dance Initiative Inc., $20,000 - Garfield County 


Bookcliffs Council on Arts & Humanities, $10,000 - Garfield County 

Roaring Fork Friends of the Theater, $60,000 - Garfield County 

Symphony in the Valley, Inc., $20,000 - Garfield County 

Crested Butte Music Festival, $60,000 - Gunnison County 

I Bar Ranch, $60,000 - Gunnison County 

Museum of Friends, $80,000 - Huerfano County 

Huajatolla Heritage Foundation, $10,000 - Huerfano County 

Friends of Francisco Fort History Museum, $10,000 - Huerfano County 

SPANISH PEAKS ARTS COUNCIL, $10,000 - Huerfano County 

Athena Project, $20,000 - Jefferson County 

Control Group Productions, $40,000 - Jefferson County 

40 West Arts, $40,000 - Jefferson County 

Central City Opera House Association, $200,000 - Jefferson County 

The Venue Theatre, $40,000 - Jefferson County 

Balefire Goods, $40,000 - Jefferson County 

The Center for the Arts Evergreen, $80,000 - Jefferson County

 Pirate: A Contemporary Art Oasis, $10,000 - Jefferson County 

Redemptive Dance Ministries, $10,000 - Jefferson County

 Evergreen Players Inc., $40,000 - Jefferson County 

Morrison Theatre Company, $80,000 - Jefferson County 

RAE-TREV Management Co., Inc., DBA Q's Pub & Grill, $100,000 - Jefferson County 

1940's Ball, $80,000 - Jefferson County 

Colorado Environmental Film Festival, $10,000 - Jefferson County

Goldpanner Group LLC dba The Buffalo Rose, $200,000 - Jefferson County

Crow-Luther Cultural Events Center, $20,000 - Kiowa County 

Durango Bluegrass Meltdown, $20,000 - La Plata County 

KSUT Public Radio, $100,000 - La Plata County 

Music in the Mountains, $80,000 - La Plata County 

Durango Creative District, $10,000 - La Plata County 

Four Corners Gem and Mineral Club, $10,000 - La Plata County 

Ignacio Creative District, $10,000 - La Plata County 

San Juan Symphony, $60,000 - La Plata County

Durango Film Institute dba Durango Independent Film Festival, $40,000 - La Plata County 

Be FRANK Foundation, $40,000 - La Plata County 

iAM Music, $40,000 - La Plata County 

Durango Dance, $20,000 - La Plata County 

Imaginary Friends, $40,000 - La Plata County 

Durango Choral Society, $20,000 - La Plata County 

Dancing Spirit Community Arts Center, $20,000 - La Plata County

Seed Studio, $10,000 - La Plata County 

Durango PlayFest, $40,000 - La Plata County 

Fort Collins Musicians Association, $40,000 - Larimer County 

Colorado State University - ACT Human Rights Film Festival, $40,000 - Larimer County 

The Center for Fine Art Photography, $40,000 - Larimer County 

Worldwide Performance Group, LLC (dba, Choirs of America), $80,000 - Larimer County 

Fort Collins Entertainment, LLC dba The Aggie Theatre, $100,000 - Larimer County 

Museum of Art Fort Collins, $60,000 - Larimer County 

Bas Bleu Theatre Company, $40,000 - Larimer County 

Blue Moose Art Gallery LLC, $40,000 - Larimer County 


KRFC 88.9 FM Radio Fort Collins, $60,000 - Larimer County 

Sustain Music & Nature, $10,000 - Larimer County 

Artworks Center for Contemporary Art, $40,000 - Larimer County 

Loveland Museum/City of Loveland, $100,000 - Larimer County 

Arcadian Pictures, $40,000 - Larimer County 

Impulse Dance, $10,000 - Larimer County 

LuneAseas, $10,000 - Larimer County 

Wildfire Community Arts Center, $10,000 - Larimer County 

Front Range Chamber Players, $10,000 - Larimer County 

Wolverine Farm Letterpress and Publick House, $10,000 - Larimer County 

ArtoCade, $40,000 - Las Animas County 

Trinidaddio Blues Fest, $40,000 - Las Animas County 

A.R. Mitchell Museum of Western Art, $40,000 - Las Animas County 

Sterling Creatives LLC, $10,000 - Logan County 

Museums of Western Colorado, $100,000 - Mesa County 

Willowtail Springs Nature Preserve and Education Center, $20,000 - Montezuma County 

Mancos Common Press, $10,000 - Montezuma County 

Artisans of Mancos Gallery, $10,000 - Montezuma County 

Mancos Creative District, $20,000 - Montezuma County 

Picketwire Players, $20,000 - Otero County 

Weehawken Creative Arts, $80,000 - Ouray County 

The Ridgway Chautauqua Society, $60,000 - Ouray County 

Park County Creative Alliance, $10,000 - Park County 

McGoon Productions, $10,000 - Park County 

World Music Development, $10,000 - Park County 

Aspen Music Festival and School, $200,000 - Pitkin County 

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, $200,000 - Pitkin County 

Snowmass Arts Advisory Board, $10,000 - Pitkin County 

Aspen Film, $80,000 - Pitkin County 

Spirit Dance, $20,000 - Prowers County 

Pueblo Arts Alliance, $60,000 - Pueblo County 

Southern Colorado Theatre Company dba Steel City Theatre Company, $60,000 - Pueblo County 

Fundraiser, $200,000 - Pueblo County

Pueblo Children's Chorale, $20,000 - Pueblo County 

Colorado Arts and Artist Associates, $10,000 - Pueblo County 

Elevation Dance Studio, $80,000 - Routt County 

Steamboat Dance Theatre, $20,000 - Routt County 

Friends of the Chief, $60,000 - Routt County 

Steamboat Art Museum, $80,000 - Routt County 

Steamboat Symphony Orchestra, $60,000 - Routt County 

Yampa Valley Performing Arts Council, dba Piknik Theatre, $20,000 - Routt County 

Colorado New Play Festival, $40,000 - Routt County 

Great Knight Productions, $40,000 - Routt County 

The Historic Ute Theatre and Cultural Arts Center, $10,000 - Saguache County 

Telluride AIDS Benefit, $60,000 - San Miguel County 

Palm Arts Inc., $60,000 - San Miguel County 

Telluride Chamber Music Association, $10,000 - San Miguel County 

Telluride Dance Collective, $10,000 - San Miguel County 

Rocky Mountain Arts DBA Telluride Fire Festival, $20,000 - San Miguel County 

Deep Creek Experimental, $10,000 - San Miguel County 

Lake Dillon Theatre Company, $200,000 - Summit County 

10 Mile Music LLC, $100,000 - Summit County 

Breckenridge Creative Arts, $200,000 - Summit County 

National Repertory Orchestra Inc, $80,000 - Summit County

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