The Arts To Impact Fund is made up of 50% private philanthropic funding, self-raised by 7 Awardees. The other half comes from Government, through the Department of Rural and Community Development from the Dormant Accounts Fund.
Arts and culture have always been important aspects of human civilisation, both promoting individual expression and strengthening and bridging communities. We recognise the power of arts and culture to improve lives. Through the Arts to Impact Fund, we are aiming to support the most innovative projects across the country that are using arts and culture as a means to create positive social impact in Ireland
We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2019 Arts To Impact Award are as follows: