SCC Funded Programs for 2022

We're proud to announce the recipients of the 2022 grant cycle. Please follow along for more updates about the projects!

Title
Project
Springfield Cultural Partnership, Inc.
Trust Transfer Project
Springfield Preparatory Charter School
Multi Cultural Learning in Schools
Leigh, Moriah
Rooted Essence Dance Mecca Project
Hernandez, Kahli
Chalk Zone Springfield
Kenison, Maria
Springfield Book Exchange
Burgess, Jesse
The Fields Quartet Showcase
Ethnic Arts Center of Somerville, Inc.
PART 2-Springfield Cultures Family Puppetry Festival-Toy Theatre Heritage Affirmation Project Theatre Heritage Affirmation Project Theatre y TheatreCraft, Drama, & Perform Ethnic Heritage Affirmation Project
The African American Female Professor Awards Association, Inc.
African American Female Professor Racial Justice Dialogue
Harris, Kenneth D.
Out of this Planet (YouTube Web Series)
A Journey In Jazz
A Journey In Jazz ( Jazzy in Pink)
Authors and Artists Festival
Authors and Artists
East Springfield Neighborhood Council, Inc.
Art: Inside and Out
Hispanic-American Library, Inc
Latin Jazz / Literacy Program
Shelasky, Marla
Artists of Springfield MA
The Old Post Road Orchestra, Inc.
Our 2022 Holiday Concert
Association of Black Business and Professionals, Inc.
November 2021
Love Art Collective
Color Theory Kickball
Association of Black Business and Professionals, Inc.
Citywide Kwanzaa Celebration
Wirt, Edward
New England Swing Orchestra Concert/Dance
Stover, Sheila
"Project Motivation"
Gomez, Magdalena
Poetic Rhythms of Joyful Resistance: A Bilingual Celebration
Women of Color Health Equity Collective
Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
Community Music School of Springfield, Inc.
Bridge Leadership Program
John J. Duggan Academy
Social Justice Mural Project at John J. Duggan Academy
The Performance Project, Inc.
First Generation Springfield Performances
Stone Soul, Inc.
Stone Soul Festival
Shimiro, Mahoro
She Thinks, She Knows Networking Summit
Afro Cultural Arts & Humanities, Inc.
Springfield Indie Soul Festival
Afro Cultural Arts & Humanities, Inc.
Springfield Open Mic & Stage Arts
Dodds, Keshawn
Menzuo S.W. Series Comic & Animation
Native Plant Trust, Inc.
Plant Communities of Massachusetts
York, Matt
Songs and Stories - The Highwaymen
Simmons, Sierra
Dr. King Day Celebration 2022
Common Wealth Mural Collaborative, Inc.
Recreation of 2 Nelson Stevens Murals
Ellerbe, Greg
Gallery Nights
Afri(K)que Limited
International Women's Day Celebration
Art for the Soul Gallery, Inc.
Master Visual Artist Joe Sam
Sticca, Paul
Live Music Performance for Spfld
Longstreeth, Kenneth
FREE CONCERT BY JEFF GAVIOLI AND HIS BAD NEWS JAZZ AND BLUES ORCHESTRA FEATURING CINDY REED
Davis, Tracey
The Art of Tablescaping
Stewart, Tyrell
Ins and Outs of the Music Industry
Tillery-Jenkins, Regina
PAINTING WITH THE STARS
Cade, Andrew
Expo '22
Cade, Andrew
Mason Square Hall of Fame Wall
Neill, David
Two music concerts by Fanfare Brass, one with organ
Smith, Benjamin
Children In The Playground Musical Theater
Blues to Green, Inc.
2022 Springfield Jazz & Roots Festival
Bethea, Taurean
Springfield Pride Parade
Cepeda, Brendaliz
Puerto Rican Cultural Heritage in the Schools
Valley Arts Mentors
Virtual Mentrship Program and Webinar Series
Taylor, Mario
Creative Art in Sports
Springfield Science Museum
Stories of the Night Sky: Celebrating Seymour Planetarium's 85th
Samuels, Tarquinn
Behind The Lens: Storytelling For Beginners
Rennis, Dorren
MUSIC ENGINEERING 101
Parks, Leslie R
Performances & Exhibits
Drama Studio, Inc.
Improve access and equity to our programs in the post-pandemic eraIntroduce new software to improve fundraising and accessibility
Art for the Soul Gallery, Inc.
The Art of Gordon Parks - Half Past Autumn
Pioneer Valley Riverfront Club, Inc.
9th Annual Springfield Dragon Boat Festival
The Brethren
Juneteenth Annual Celebration
Valley Photo Center, Inc.
Gordon Parks Exhibition
Johnson, Darrius
New Year, Better Us
Springfield Preservation Trust, Inc.
Second Saturday Walking Tours
Murray, Ryan
A Solo Exhibit by Ryan Murray
Whipple, Kirk
Duo Pianists, Composers & Educators Whipple & Morales in Concert
Goodman, Lisa
"Image is Everything" Fall Boutique Show
Give Music, Inc.
I AM ME KIDS FASHION SHOW
Caribbean American African Athletic Social Club, Inc.
Caribbean Festival
Springfield Symphony Orchestra, Inc.
Springfield Symphony Youth Orchestras' Performance
Van Egmond, Timothy
Performance at Hungry Hill Senior Center
Shakespeare & Company, Inc.
2022 Fall Festival of Shakespeare
Cohen, Edward L.
James Baldwin’s 98th birthday celebration
Williams-Hines, Jacqueline
"The Rise of Gailyn"
Plasse, Rich
Name That TV Theme
Owens, George
PaxSax Quartet Concert
Springfield Boys and Girls Club, Inc.
Fine Arts Carousel Track (F.A.C.T.)
Jenkins, Brenton
2nd Annual Christian Wilkins Youth Football Camp
Henriquez, Mical
Red Jasper Community Outreach and Healing Project
Lindsay, Maurice
Caribbean Connection
JELUPA Productions, Inc.
FOUR KNOW
Pan-African Historical Museum, United States of America, Inc.
Underground Rail Road in the New England Region
Anderson, India
Who’s Got Soul
Anderson, India
Level up Fashion Showcase
Double Edge Theatre Productions, Inc.
Uplifting the Next Generation
Baker, Vera S
Arm in Arm: Artists Against Gun Violence
Drew, Gregory
Art From The Heart
Drew, Gregory
Renaissance of Stain Glass
Thomas, Tracey
Ageless Creative
Thomas, Tracey
The Sights and Sounds of Broadway
Blanton, Donald R.
Multi Art Project and Exhibit
Taylor, Mario
Adult Tennis Therapy Arts in New England
InnerVizion Empowerment and Consulting Center
Unity In The Community: Empowering The Voice From Within
Martin Luther King, Jr. Family Services, Inc.
MLK Jr Social Justice Awards
ortiz, jaida
Your flow through Youtube editing
Whitaker, Shirley J.
Gallery exhibition:An Artist's refection on African American's life, cuilture and trials
Whitaker, Shirley J.
Winfred
Whitaker, Shirley J.
Spreading the Ashes:Funeral service for lynched African American
Starnes, Dr. Paula
YSET Job Training
Pastorek, Michael
Springfield Graffiti Jam: Burn or Get Burnt
Mickens, Taylor
Local Original Music Collaborative Concert and Pandemic Album
Historic Classical, Inc.
Homecoming - Celebrating the History of Classical Through The Arts
Smith, Benjamin
Take Back The Day Performing and Visual Arts Festival
Brown, Shire
Annual Dance Recital
Enchanted Circle, Inc.
Enchanted Circle Theater and Prelude Preschool Partnership
Johnson, Zelmon
A Sense of Dignity- My journey through the world of dementia.
Stewart, Denise Mari
"Reminiscing" a photo Exhibit capturing tomorrows memories today
Stewart, Denise Mari
Exploring your gift, a 4 hour photography workshop for moms
Springfield Cultural Partnership, Inc.
Thank an Artist