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July 18, 2012 at 11:16 AM

60 arts groups, $2.36 million

ArtsFund, the region’s central funding organization for the arts, announces recent grants totaling $2.36 million to 60 King and Pierce County arts groups.

The awards touch many of the region’s major cultural organizations. Among them: Seattle Opera, $267,800; Seattle Repertory Theatre, $144,580; Seattle Symphony, $140,515; Seattle Shakespeare Company, $37,015; Seattle Chamber Music Society, $21,620; Earshot Jazz Society, $9,400.

“Our grants have held steady in another year of economic volatility,” said Jim Duncan, chair of the ArtsFund board of trustees, adding that gifts from individual donors increased substantially this year. Find the complete list of grants here.

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