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Creative Expression

Creative Expression

As we look ahead to the next 100 years, we are committed to investing more than $1 million of additional funding from the community’s endowment into four focus areas identified as critical to Lancaster County’s future. We know that the arts are an important part of a thriving culture and healthy economy. Learn how we are strategically supporting local organizations and students, and how you can be part of building a more resilient, vibrant, and inclusive shared future.

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Shaping Tomorrow Awards Creative Expression Award

These new grant awards will support projects related to visual arts, performing arts, music, dance, poetry, spoken word, and film that promote diverse voices, cultural understanding, community murals and artistic innovation.

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Shaping Tomorrow Scholarships Creative Expression Scholarship

To celebrate our 100th anniversary, we will catalyze the future of promising scholars who will move Lancaster County forward for the next 100 years. Two scholarships, each worth $2,500, are available to students pursuing an education in the arts. 

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Celebrating Creative Expression March 27

Join us for an evening of creativity and celebration of the arts at Rock Lititz. This event is free and open to the public. 

More details to come. 


Community Conversations April 18

In partnership with High Foundation and WITF, join us for a moderated discussion about Creative Expression in our communities. This is a free event and registration is encouraged. 

Learn More. 

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Partner Events More details to come

There are so many ways you can be part of changing the next 100 years. Check out these events hosted by our partners throughout Lancaster County that are focusing on the arts in our community. We hope to see you there! 

Shaping Tomorrow Together

Learn about all four of the Shaping Tomorrow Together categories and explore opportunities to get involved. 

Philanthropy is for Everyone

Lancaster County needs visionary funders. Like you. Whether your gift is small or large, endowed funds grow to support the community today – and for the next 100 years.