Art for Impact: Neighborhood Initiative Application

ART FOR IMPACT is a community impact initiative of the Rockford Area Arts Council; through our dynamic partnerships and regional talent pool, the Arts Council’s strategic vision of public art in every neighborhood will come to fruition.

ART FOR IMPACT objectives
• Bolster neighborhood pride
• Create a sense of place, community, and belonging
• Develop public art that draws the attention of residents + visitors
• Reflect the values and priorities of the Rockford Region—diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging

Applicant Information

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Project Details

The priority neighborhood's are on the City of Rockford's website: Please consider the neighborhood’s demographics, ethnic and industrial heritage, and size/proportion of your project. If you have a location preference, please enter the details here:
How does your proposal meet the Arts Council’s ART FOR IMPACT mission statement and objectives?
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