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The City of Coral Gables Cultural Development Board has been appointed to assist the Coral Gables City Commission in distributing a limited amount of cultural monies to worthy nonprofit 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4) groups that produce meaningful cultural experiences for the betterment of the Coral Gables community. These experiences must take place within the City of Coral Gables and be open and accessible to the public. 

Cultural activities and programs that qualify are those that address the visual and performing arts, history, historic preservation and folk life, international cultural exchanges, and the literary and media arts.


Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. - FY2017-2018 Cultural Development Grant application Workshop, required of All applicants, at the War Memorial Youth Center Theater, 405 University Drive. 

Thursday, September 28, 2017 by 5:00 p.m. - FY2017-2018 Cultural Development Grant LOI/Eligibility Determination Due

Friday, October 20, 2017 by 5:00 p.m. - FY2016-2017 Final Reports Due

Friday, October 20, 2017 by 5:00 p.m. - FY2017-2018 Cultural Development Grant Application Due

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. - FY2016-2017 Final Report Scoring Meeting

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. - FY2017-2018 Cultural Grant Application Review & Scoring Meeting at the  War Memorial Youth Center Theater, 405 University Drive.


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FY 2016-2017 CULTURAL GRANT APPLICATION - past deadline


Applicants MUST attend the Grant Application Workshop on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at the War Memorial Youth Center Theater, 405 University Drive. Upon confirmation of attendance, applicants must complete the Eligibility Determination by September 28, 2017 to access the FY2017-2018 Cultural Development Grant Application.


  City of Coral Gables 2016-2017 Cultural Grant Recipients
The City Commission on February 14, 2017 awarded a total of $175,000 in grants to 31 nonprofit cultural organizations to provide cultural programming in the City Beautiful. The grants will be used to present performances, exhibitions, programs, festivals and other events that will make Coral Gables an even more vibrant cultural destination. For a full list of this year’s recipients, please see below.
Actors' Playhouse 
The Alhambra Orchestra
CAJE - Miami Jewish Film Festival
Chopin for All Concert Series
Compositum Musicae Novae
Coral Gables Cinemateque
Coral Gables Museum
CGCC - Community Arts Program
The Dave and Mary Alper Jewish Community Center
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Florida Grand Opera
Florida Guitar Foundation
UM - Festival Miami 
Friends of Chamber Music of Miami 
Friends of Miami-Dade Public Library
Greater Miami Symphonic Band
Merrick Festival
Miami Bach Society 
Mainly Mozart
Miami Children's Chorus
Miami International Film Festival
The Miami Symphony Orchestra
Miami Youth for Chamber Music
Montgomery Botanical Center 
Murray Dranoff Foundation (The) 
The Opera Atelier
Peter London Global Dance Company 
Seraphic Fire
UM - Department of Art & Art History
UM - Lowe Art Museum
Last updated: 9/25/2017 3:59:32 PM