Monterey Jazz Festival Receives $116,500 in Grants

The Monterey Jazz Festival has announced that it has received $116,500 in grants, including a grant for $50,000 from the Monterey Peninsula Foundation to support the Festival’s jazz education programs; a $40,000 Art Works grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to support the 58th Monterey Jazz Festival; a $20,000 community impact grant from the Community Foundation for Monterey County to support the Traveling Clinicians program; a $4,500 grant from the Arts Council for Monterey County and a $2,000 grant from the Bill Graham Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund, to support the Festival’s jazz education programs.