The PPA Project Grants Program is state arts funding support through a grant from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.

PPA Project Stream Awards 2012-2013

  • Allentown Public Theatre: Social Justice Theatre project
  • Allentown School District Foundation: Pop Art Mural exhibition at the Allentown Public Library
  • Allentown Shakespeare in the Park: "The Taming of the Shrew"
  • Friends of Music of Bethlehem: Summer Reading & Music in Public Libraries
  • FUSE art infrastructure: Art Installations on Old Allentown House Tour
  • Historic Bethlehem Partnership: Storytelling & Music at the Blueberry Festival
  • Lehigh Valley Dance Exchange: Monarch Dance & 4-day Dance Festival
  • Listen Live Music, Inc: Writers in the Round - Macungie Institute
  • Lydia Panas: Video Installation at Soft Machine Gallery
  • Mock Turtle Marionette Theater: Saturday's Child Family Series, Ice House
  • Muhlenberg College: Classical Piano Concert Series
  • Nazareth Center for the Arts: Documentary Movie Screenings
  • Nora Suggs: East Meets West, Japanese Bamboo Flute performances
  • Nurture Nature Center: Creative Journaling Workshops
  • Pen Argyl Athletic & Park Association: Summer Sounds: series of band concerts
  • Penn State Lehigh Valley: Design for Survival: Tom Mann exhibit & workshops
  • Pioneer Band of Allentown: Band Concerts at Senior Residences
  • Summit Hill Heritage Center: Live Music Concert/Dance Band series
  • The Shelley Oliver Tap Dancers: National Tap Dance Day
  • Ukrainian American Heritage Foundation: Folk Dance Camp & Workshop
  • Valley Contra Dance Society: Participatory Contra Dance event with live music
  • W Duane Vaden: Handcrafted Poetry Chapbook, workshops & anthology
  • Young People's Philharmonic of the L.V.: Concert, Allentown Symphony Hall

PPA Awards Reception 2012

Robin Zmoda accepts the award for Pen Argyl Athletic & Park Association

(L) Robin Zmoda accepts the grant award for Pen Argyl Athletic & Park Association
R) Paula Holoviak accepts grant award for the Ukranian American Heritage Foundation

Sarah Steele,
Shakespeare in the Park

Many thanks to photographer
Jacqueline M. Lewis

Duane Vaden,
Poetry Chapbook and Performance

(A) Debora Roberson, Vice President, Lehigh Valley Arts Council and Dick Button, Allentown School District Foundation celebrate with guests

Guest Speakers:

(L) Bernard Story of Lehigh Valley
Community Foundation

(R) Sal Panto, Mayor of Easton

Many thanks to our reception sponsor

Embassy Bank

(R) Ami Lanning of Listen Live Music and Bruce Loch,
Treasurer, Lehigh Valley Arts Council


Lehigh Valley Arts Council - 840 Hamilton Street - Suite 201 - Allentown, PA 18101

©2014 Lehigh Valley Arts Council