(IVDM awarded a state grant)…The funds will be used towards a Youth Arts Action program.

The California Arts Council awarded an $8610 grant to Imperial Valley Desert Museum, as part of its Youth Arts Action program. The program supports projects for youth from infancy through 24 that operate outside of school time. The Museum will bring a weekly arts-based program to youth served through the Imperial County Probation Department, at both its Esther Huff School and IVDM. Imperial Valley Desert Museum is one of 244 grant recipients chosen for the Youth Arts Action program.