The South Carolina Arts Commission just released information about grants awared to arts organizations, municipalities, and schools throughout the state.

The total amount statewide is $1,982,396.

Of that total, $277,389 goes to arts groups in Charleston County.

Here’s a list of recipients in Charleston County and their award figures for the 2008-2009 fiscal year. For a complete list, go here.

Annual operating support

Chamber Music Charleston: $3,925

Charleston Artist Guild: $4,906

League of Charleston Theatres: $2,616

McClellanville Arts Council: $6,214

Metropolitan Civic Orchestra Inc.: $654

PURE Theatre: $9,812

Long-term operating support

Actors’ Theatre of South Carolina: $8,022

Art Forms & Theatre Concepts, Inc.: $8,690

Carolina Art Association: $26,739

Charleston Academy Of Music: $12,701

Charleston Ballet Theatre: $10,027

Charleston Concert Association: $18,940

Charleston Stage Company, Inc.: $20,055

Charleston Symphony Orchestra: $12,033

City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs: $20,055

City of North Chas. Cultural Arts Department: $16,712

Company Company, Inc.: $4,011

Creative Spark Inc.: $16,935

Footlight Players Inc.: $9,804

Redux Contemporary Art Center: $6,685

Spoleto Festival USA: $26,739

Village Repertory Co.: $8,022

ABC Advancement

Ashley River Elementary: $6,891

Wando High School: $3,243

Arts in Education

Charleston Collegiate School: $750

Creative Spark Center for the Arts: $2,991


City of Charleston-Cultural Affairs: $9,217

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