Organization City Wallingford

CT Cultural Fund Operating Support Grant: WPAA-TV and Community Media Center


  • Organization Name:
    WPAA-TV and Community Media Center

  • Organization City:
    Wallingford

  • Amount Awarded:
    $9,800.00

  • Fiscal Year:
    FY22

  • Grant Summary:

    CT Cultural Fund Operating Support Grants were designed to help the state’s museums, cultural, humanities, and arts organizations maintain and grow their ability to serve their community and the public, connect K-12 teachers and students to strong humanities and arts content, and improve their information technology and digital infrastructure.


CT Cultural Fund Operating Support Grant: Wallingford Historic Preservation Trust


  • Organization Name:
    Wallingford Historic Preservation Trust

  • Organization City:
    Wallingford

  • Amount Awarded:
    $7,100.00

  • Fiscal Year:
    FY22

  • Grant Summary:

    CT Cultural Fund Operating Support Grants were designed to help the state’s museums, cultural, humanities, and arts organizations maintain and grow their ability to serve their community and the public, connect K-12 teachers and students to strong humanities and arts content, and improve their information technology and digital infrastructure.


Enslaved Wallingford: The Missing Chapter of our American Narrative


  • Organization Name:
    Wallingford Historic Preservation Trust

  • Organization City:
    Wallingford

  • Amount Awarded:
    $10,000.00

  • Fiscal Year:
    FY22

  • Grant Summary:

    Upon the occasion of the Town’s 350th anniversary, the Enslaved Wallingford history project will be a permanent display including stories of the descendants of the enslaved and free people who were responsible for building the prosperity of Wallingford. Our hope is to remain a public and viable institution for generations to come by championing policies and practices of cultural equity that give a fuller interpretation of all peoples who have contributed to the Town’s economic prosperity.


CT Museums Kids Are Free: Wallingford Historic Preservation Trust


  • Organization Name:
    Wallingford Historic Preservation Trust

  • Organization City:
    Wallingford

  • Amount Awarded:
    $3,366.75

  • Fiscal Year:
    FY22

  • Grant Summary:

    CT Humanities is honored to have partnered with the CT Office of the Arts to administer the CT Museums – Kids Are Free Summer Grant program which then became Connecticut Summer at the Museum – Free Admission for Kids.

    The Department of Economic and Community Development, in partnership with the Office of the Governor, Connecticut State Department of Education, Office of Early Childhood and CT Humanities, delivered these financially accessible summer enrichment opportunities to families and children of all ages using funding provided through ARP ESSER (American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act, 2021 Emergency and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ESSER)).

    CT Humanities awarded a total of $119,371.71 to 17 Connecticut organizations to help enable them to provide free admission to Connecticut children and one accompanying adult between July 1 and September 6, 2021.


COVID Relief: Wallingford Historic Preservation Trust, Inc.


  • Organization Name:
    Wallingford Historic Preservation Trust, Inc.

  • Organization City:
    Wallingford

  • Amount Awarded:
    $2,500.00

  • Fiscal Year:
    FY20

  • Grant Summary:

    Funding for Connecticut nonprofit humanities and cultural organizations facing financial hardship resulting from COVID-19, funded by the CARES Act via the National Endowment for the Humanities.


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