Mini Grant awards | Spring 2020

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MHC Mini Grants support a wide variety of public humanities projects, such as exhibits, lecture and film series, reading and discussion programs, symposia, and cultural celebrations.

$1,00 for MAINEUSA Act 2: Tree Stories” – Art at Work, South Portland


$500 for Irish Immigrant Suffragettes– Bangor Celtic Crossroads Festival


$1,000 for Growing Up on Chebeague– Chebeague Island Historical Society


$700 forGirl Talk Conversations– Choose Yourself, Portland


$600 for “Authors Series: Mountains Without Peaks by Kifah Abdullah with Cellist Accompaniment– Denmark Arts Center


$500 for Westbrook Humanities Walk– Discover Downtown Westbrook


$1,000 for Refurbishing Historic Painted Curtain” – Lamoine Community Arts


$1,000 for “Online exhibition catalogue for ‘Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan’” Institute of Contemporary Art at MECA, Portland


$1,000 for Safe Voices Resource Center Lending Library– Safe Voices, Auburn


$1,000 for Together We Vote – Two Communities, One Nation– SoBo Central, South Berwick


$1,000 for The Creative Recovery Initiative– Maine Mental Health Connections, Bangor


$781 for Inventions of the Victorian Era” – Presque Isle Historical Society