Arts & Culture

Connecting through creativity

Strengthening the arts & culture sector to serve all individuals and all communities across the region by supporting capacity building, capital projects and community programs.

Funding the arts

Learn more about our featured grantees and what F. R. Bigelow Foundation has funded.

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Upstream Arts

Upstream Arts helps students with cognitive, developmental, emotional, behavioral, and physical disabilities build stronger communication and social skills. Read their story and learn more about their work.

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What we fund

Search through past grantees and see what projects and programs F. R. Bigelow Foundation has funded in the past. 

a young african american woman plays the violin

Apply for a grant

Use our online portal to apply for a grant, access grant guidelines and more.