At the annual meeting of the Redlands Art Association on June 3, Jerry Meeker, chairman of the Margaret Clark Art Education Enrichment Fund, announced RAA has given $22,795 in grants, scholarships, and awards for the 2014 fiscal year. The funds used are generated by the Cinema Classic film series.
Recipients of the grants are: Smiley Elementary, Kimberly Elementary, AAA Academy- Minimum Day Art and Art Clubs at Kingsbury and McKinley Elementary schools, Judson/Brown Elementary, Franklin Elementary, Grove High School, Redlands eAcademy, Orangewood High School, Sacred Heart Academy, and Micah House – Oxford and Chapel. Scholarship awards were given to deserving students of Redlands HS, Redlands East Valley HS, Citrus Valley HS, Orangewood HS and Grove HS.
Annette Weis and the rest of the MCAEEF committee were applauded for the work they do to raise these funds. The Redlands Cinema Classics are put on twice a year at the Krikorian Theater.