Arts Council receives generous donation

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Rapid City Arts Council has received a generous grant to support its educational activities.

Exterior of the Dahl Arts Center. The Dahl hosts many programs of the Rapid City Arts Council, which received a $60,000 donation from the Vucurevich Foundation. Photo Date: Dec. 22, 2018.

The Dahl Arts Center hosts many programs of the Rapid City Arts Council.

The John T. Vucurevich Foundation announced the award of $60,000 to support the Council’s educational activities. Many of the activities are hosted by the Dahl Arts Center in Rapid City.

The Council plans to use the funds to expand its reach into underprivileged communities.

Three programs are targeted to benefit from the grant. Murals of Change is a program that works with youth in the court system. Emerging Artists helps beginning artists with exhibition venues. And Saturday Art Adventures exposes young children to the world of art.