The Library Arts Center is grateful for support from the following foundations and charitable trusts.  We would not be able to provide free & affordable arts programming for the Center’s artist and patron communities without their support:

New Hampshire Charitable Foundation: Upper Valley Region

New Hampshire State Council on the Arts & National Endowment for the Arts

Claremont Savings Bank Foundation

Oliver S. & Jeannie R. Donaldson Charitable Trust

Roy Malool Family Foundation

Jack & Dorothy Byrne Foundation

NH Electric Co-Op Foundation

Friends of the Richards Free Library

Walmart Foundation

New Hampshire Charitable Foundation--Upper Valley Region.Funding for the Library Arts Center’s exhibits and programs is provided in part by the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation–Upper Valley Region.

The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation serves communities throughout New Hampshire, southeastern Maine and eastern Vermont. The Foundation manages a growing collection of charitable funds created by individuals, families and corporations. Outside the government, the Foundation is the largest grantmaker in the state, making more than 3,000 grants to nonprofits and nearly 1,600 student aid awards totaling approximately $30 million annually. The Foundation is nonpartisan, frequently playing the role of convener and catalyst on a broad spectrum of issues. Based in Concord, the Foundation roots itself in the communities through regional advisory boards. More information is available at or by calling 603-225-6641.


The Traditional Arts Series presented in 2011, in conjunction with the 250th Anniversary of the town of Newport, New Hampshire was supported in part by a grant from the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

New Hampshire State Council on the Arts