A - Arts, Culture, & Humanities

Greensboro Literary Organization

The mission of Greensboro Literary Organization is to
1) bring readers and writers together throughout the year year
2) get authors in front students and books to those students.
3) produce the Greensboro Bound Literary Festival
4) promote inclusivity by providing programs that confront systemic racism and oppression in our community and beyond.

Puppet Show Inc.

Puppet Show Incorporated's mission is to preserve and promote puppetry arts. The comprehensive puppetry programs offered by Puppet Show Inc. foster Social Emotional Learning ( SEL), promote Character Education traits and are aligned with the N.C. Essential Standards. Community based puppet programs are provided at cost or in some cases free so that all children can experience the magic of puppetry arts.

TheGifted Arts Inc.

We strengthen the character, confidence and leadership skills of youth, empowering young people to be bold in their aspirations and become agents of social change in their communities.

We strongly believe in the power of intention --- that by providing in-depth opportunities for personal development, expression through the arts and access to caring adults youth are then able to discover and manifest their personal power, unique gifts and talents.

Foothills Arts Council Inc.

To support, promote, and foster the Arts in Elkin, Rockford, Dobson and Southwest Surry County and neighboring communities in Wilkes and Yadkin Counties. Through exhibitions, adult and youth workshops, concerts, events, local artist and art related business support. Through partnerships with our affiliates the Foothills Theatre, Yadkin Valley Fiber Center, Reevestock, The Elkin Roots Music Festival and Surry Old Time Fiddlers Convention who help us better serve our mission.

Preservation Zebulon Inc.

Preservation Zebulon advocates for the preservation and appreciation of historic districts, buildings, and landscapes that embody important elements of the history and culture of the Town of Zebulon, North Carolina and promotes their use and conservation for the education, pleasure, and enrichment of current and future generations of local, county, and state-wide residents and businesses.

Friends of Community Radio

Friends of Community Radio, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) non-profit entity that operates 103.3 Asheville FM (WSFM-LP, online at http://ashevillefm.org). The Corporation is organized exclusively for the purpose of supporting grassroots community radio in Western North Carolina. A key component is producing and broadcasting community programming via volunteer-driven radio.

Franklin County Arts Council

The Franklin County Arts Council is a nonprofit community organization which is passionate about developing all areas of arts within our diverse community. We devote ourselves, our resources, and programs as a way to support economic growth in Franklin County through the enhancement of art mediums such as literary, visual, dance, theater, music, and culinary arts for all ages.

African American Historical & Genealogical Society of Surry County

MISSION: To serve as a source for people to learn more about the heritage of African American people of Surry County, North Carolina and surrounding areas To Serve as a means of sharing current event in the community To offer the opportunity for others to share stories, pictures, documents, suggestions and feedback to AAHGS. To promote the effort of AAGHS to inspire others to research family and community history To share books and article references pertaining to history and genealogy To promote support for the work of AAHGS of Surry County To invite and encourage membership support