BankFive Awards Grant Totaling $30,000 To The Narrows Center for the ArtsFebruary 19, 2019
BankFive recently awarded a $30,000 grant to the Narrows Center for the Arts in Fall River. The donation will be paid over three years at $10,000 per year.
The donation is intended to help the Narrows Center for the Arts with expansion of operations and programming, establish a permanent home for the arts in Fall River and revitalize the area.
The Narrows Center for the Arts was founded in 1995 for the promotion and enjoyment of the visual and performing arts. The Narrows, a fully accessible venue, is comprised of two visual art galleries, a performance theater and visual artist studios.
The organization’s mission is to present music that matters and art that inspires, to engage and educate people of all ages in Fall River and the southern New England area, and to partner with other like-minded local and regional organizations as a hub for culture and the arts.
Pictured L-R: Bill Eccles, President & CEO, BankFive, Andrea Rodrigues, VP-Marketing Manager, BankFive, Debra Charlebois, Director of Operations, The Narrows Center for the Arts, Patrick Norton, Executive Director, The Narrows Center for the Arts, and Paul Burke, Board Member, The Narrows Center for the Arts.
About The Narrows Center for the Arts
The Narrows Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization continuing to present exciting ways to engage the public, host one-of-a-kind musical guests and showcase unique works of art. Offering educational arts programming, local school tours and the free annual Narrows Arts Festival, the Narrows proudly presents an ever-growing access and fellowship in the arts.
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