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For Immediate Release

Friday, February 2, 2024

Atlantic County Non-Profits Awarded Nearly $230,000

The Atlantic County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs has awarded $228,900 in state competitive grants to 29 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 $203,600 through the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. They include:

Art C South Jersey, Inc.

Atlantic City Arts Foundation

Atlantic Pops Community Band

Borough of Buena

Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation

Children’s Cultural Arts Foundation

Concerts on the Beach at Somers Point

Cygnus Creative Arts Centre, Inc.

Eagle Theatre, Inc.

Fool Moon Theatre

Hammonton Arts Center

Historic Organ Restoration Committee

Jewish Community Center of Atlantic County

Mighty Writers

MudGirls Studios

Murphy Writing of Stockton University

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


Additionally, seven non-profits were re-granted a total of $25,300 through the New Jersey State Historical Commission. They include:

Atlantic County Historical Society

Greate Egg Harbor Township Historical Society

Hammonton Historic Preservation Commission

Historical Society of Hammonton

Longport Public Library

SPQR Stage Company

Township of Hamilton Historical, Inc.


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


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