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Art scholarships awarded to five graduating seniors

Updated: Jul 22, 2023

Jul 30, 2020



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After 19 weeks, the Redlands Art Association gallery open on Monday for the first time since March 17. It will operate with reduced hours, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday, said spokeswoman Sandy Davies. Face coverings are required and physical distancing rules will be enforced Redlands Community News. Photo by James Folmer


The Margaret Clark Art Education Enrichment Fund (MCAEEF), the fundraising arm of the Redlands Art Association, has awarded five $600 scholarships to graduating high school seniors at Redlands schools.


“The MCAEEF committee of the Redlands Art Association takes its responsibilities very seriously: providing and enhancing art education in Redlands and surrounding communities,” said Suzanne Burke, committee chairwoman.


Usually the Excellence in Arts monetary awards are given after the schools have had their annual art shows, she said. This year the high schools had to cancel their art shows because of the COVID-19 pandemic.


Burke noted the funding source, the Redlands Classic Film Series, was canceled in the spring but the committee felt the need to continue. She thanks the MCAEEF committee, especially Lori Powell and Jeff Owens for their help on these awards.


2020 senior scholarship recipients

Alexandria Snowhite, Redlands High School

Anthony Rodriquez, Redlands East Valley Michelle Padilla, Citrus Valley

Jordan Rell, Orangewood Dingy Chang, The Grove To learn more about MCAEEF or to donate: Visit Redlands-art.org.


Art gallery opens for the first time in five months


After 19 weeks, the Redlands Art Association gallery opened on Monday for the first time since March 17. It will operate with reduced hours, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday, said spokeswoman Sandy Davies. Face coverings are required and physical distancing rules will be required.


Read the article at the Redlands Community News

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