• Grants

  • Grants Awarded

  • The following grants were made with the $12,800 raised by the 2017 ArtFest in the West event:

    • Western Albemarle High School (WAHS) Ceramics:  stainless steel table for mixing ceramics glazes
    • WAHS Band: concert dresses
    • WAHS Music: director’s stand
    • WAHS Creative Writing: Myriad publication printing costs
    • WAHS Creative Writing: guest speaker on graphic novels
    • WAHS Digital Imaging: DSLR camera and accessories
    • WAHS Fine Arts: frames for display of student art in hallways
    • WAHS Fine Arts: DSLR camera and accessories
    • Henley Middle School Band: instrument storage cabinets
    • Crozet Elementary: color printer/scanner and color ink cartridges

    In addition, AWE purchased a display case for the WAHS Choir to display awards and announcements in the hallway. The case is dedicated to the memory of Eric Betthauser, beloved Henley M.S. and WAHS choir director who was killed in an accident in 2016. Finally, AWE will purchase risers to be used for WAHS choir and instrumental music performances.