ACM Lifting Lives Announces 2016 Grant Cycle Recipients
December 12, 2016 at 10:19 AM (PT)
The ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (ACM) LIFTING LIVES 2016 Grant Cycle recipients will include ALIVE HOSPICE, BAREFOOT REPUBLIC, CREATIVETS, KESEM, LEGACY MUSIC, MUSICIANS ON CALL, NASHVILLE RESCUE MISSION, NOTES FOR NOTES, OPERATION SONG, PEGGY R. MCCONNELL WORTHINGTON CENTER FOR THE ARTS, PORTER'S CALL, POSSIBILITIES INC, PROJECT C.A.M.P. INC "THE CENTER FOR COURAGEOUS KIDS," SONGS FOR SOUNDS, THE QUEST CENTER, UINTAH SCHOOL OF MUSIC AND THE ARTS, VANDERBILT KENNEDY CENTER, and W.O. SMITH/NASHVILLE COMMUNITY SCHOOL. Grants totaling more than $237,000 for these selected organizations will be distributed thanks to partnerships with artists and generous giving from fans and the NASHVILLE community.
"As stewards of LIFTING LIVES, we understand the power of music and the great things we can do through the support of our artists and our industry," said ACM LIFTING LIVES Chairman ED WARM. "We are fortunate to serve those in need through the generosity of so many who make these grants possible."