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United Arts Council of Catawba County Renamed Arts Culture Catawba

The United Arts Council of Catawba County was renamed in 2006 to reflect the partnerships in Catawba County. Now, in 2024 the organization is known as Arts Culture Catawba.

Arts Culture Catawba makes grants for cultural events throughout Catawba County. In addition, its annual United Arts Fund campaign provides unrestricted operating support to funded affiliates, including the Catawba Science Center, The Green Room Community Theatre, Hickory Choral Society, Hickory Community Theatre, Hickory Landmarks Society, Hickory Museum of Art, Historical Association of Catawba County, and the Western Piedmont Symphony.

The staff of Arts Culture Catawba includes Ingrid Keller, Executive Director; Mary Grace Sheets, Business Manager; Kat Evans, Creative Content Manager and Artist Services Coordinator; Kelsey Graf, Administrative Assistant; and Chris Coffey, Grants and Research Manager.

For more information on Arts Culture Catawba, visit To make a donation to Arts Culture Catawba, go online through the website link or remit payment to 243 Third Avenue NE, Box 5, Hickory, NC 28601. The Council can also be reached at 828.324.4906.