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For Immediate Release

Thursday, February 16, 2023

Atlantic County Non-Profits Awarded Over $212,000

The Atlantic County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs has awarded $212,316 in state competitive grants to 26 local non-profit organizations to provide access to quality art and history experiences that will enhance the quality of life for county residents and visitors.

Twenty-three non-profits were re-granted a total of $199,500 through the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. They include:

Art C South Jersey, Inc.

Atlantic City Arts Foundation

Atlantic Pops Community Band

Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation

Children’s Cultural Arts Foundation

Concerts on the Beach at Somers Point

Creative Multi Media

Cygnus Creative Arts Centre, Inc.

Eagle Theatre, Inc.

Fool Moon Theatre

Hammonton Arts Center

Historic Organ Restoration Committee

Jewish Community Center of Atlantic County

MainStreet Hammonton

Mighty Writers

MudGirls Studios

MZBC-Be Whole Community Development

Somers Point Arts Commission

South Jersey Area Wind Ensemble

South Jersey Jazz Society

South Jersey Players, Inc.

SPQR Stage Company

Township of Hamilton


Four non-profits were re-granted a total of $12,816 through the New Jersey State Historical Commission. They include:

Atlantic County Historical Society

Historical Society of Hammonton

Liberty and Prosperity, 1776, Inc.

SPQR Stage Company


For more information, please contact the Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs at (609) 909-7309 or by email to


NOTE – One non-profit (SPQR Stage Company) received funding from both resources that is why total number of organizations is 26 and not 27.

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