BCCC Member Interest Form

The Benton County Cultural Coalition/BCCC votes in new members in the spring of each year. (Member Interest forms are accepted throughout the year.) Orientation for new members is held once new members have been chosen.

BCCC distributes grant money from The Oregon Cultural Trust to support an incredible array of art, heritage and cultural programming throughout Benton County. We seek enthusiastic coalition members to join us in this work!

*Most of our communication takes place via e-mail.
*Meetings typically take place on the last Monday of the month
*Terms are two years with an option to re-apply twice
*We host a grant writing workshop and networking event in early October
*Most of our work occurs between August and March

Skills or interest in the following areas are helpful:

Local involvement in the Art/Culture/Heritage community
Experience or Interest in distribution of grant funds
Media & Communications, Social Media or a love of writing
Networking and Leadership
We seek member representation from all geographic locations within Benton County

Please complete the On-line Member Interest Form found below. Questions? e-mail us BentonCoalition@gmail.com

Thank you so much for your interest~
The Benton County Cultural Coalition

Phone (no hyphens):*
Are you a resident of Benton County? *
Are you someone who communicates with e-mail on a routine basis? *
E-mail address *
How did you become aware of this opportunity to serve on the Benton County Cultural Coaltion?*
The Oregon Cultural Trust identifies nine benchmarks for grant funding. Improving or preservation of historical structures, Increasing access to culture, Lifelong learning, Stories/Oral Traditions, Public art & beautification, Cultural Tourism, Youth, Economic Development, Strengthening capacity to do work in art, heritage or humanities. Please select one or two of these and tell us why you feel passionate about seeing that aspect of culture alive and well in Benton County.*

BCCC operates with a Chairperson, Secretary, Treasurer, Grant Committee (7 members), Communication Committee (3 members) and a Membership Committee (2 members) Please note that not everyone is able to serve on the Grant Committee each year. We value and view the need to tell Benton County about who we are and what we do as equally important!

What skills or experience do you offer in service to this organization? *

Thank you for your interest in serving on the Benton County Cultural Coalition!

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