Glebe Announces Receipt of CT Cultural Fund Grant

The Glebe House Museum Receives CT Cultural Fund Operating Support Grant from CT Humanities

Woodbury, CT — Connecticut Humanities, the statewide, nonprofit affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), has awarded a CT Cultural Fund Operating Support Grant 2022 to theGlebe House Museum & Gertrude Jekyll Garden.

As we head into a new season of preservation & education, we are proud to announce the receipt of a CT Cultural Fund Operating Support Grant for 2022 in the amount of $9,200. The grants are administered through CT Humanities with funding provided by the Connecticut State Department of Economic and Community Development and the Connecticut Office of the Arts (COA) from the Connecticut State Legislature.

These grants will assist organizations like the Glebe House Museum & Gertrude Jekyll Garden, as they recover from the global pandemic and work to become more accessible and sustainable.

We are proud to be one of 624 organizations in Connecticut that was awarded

CT Cultural Fund support totaling $16M from CT Humanities. The CTCFOSG are part of $30.7M of support allocated to arts, humanities, and cultural nonprofits through

CTH over the next two years by the CT General Assembly and approved by

Governor Ned Lamont.

“As we celebrate our 97th year, we remain committed to finding new and exciting ways to connect with our community and provide engaging experiences for our visitors.

Through this funding we will jumpstart projects that make our museum collection more accessible, improve our IT systems that will enable us to increase our presence online with programming and exhibitions, and increase sustainability as we engage new audiences.

This important funding puts our goals within reach and we are grateful