Panels and Committee

GOS 2014-2015 Grant Panel Dates and Applicants:

♦ Wednesday, January 7, 2015 @ 9:00am til 3:00pm

Ballet Arts Foundation (dba Ballet Tucson)

Children’s Museum Tucson

Tucson Museum of Art

Greater Oro Valley Arts Council (dba Southern AZ Arts and Cultural Alliance)

The Loft Cinema

Rialto Theatre Foundation

The Rogue Theatre

Southwest Folklife Alliance

MOCA Tucson

Tucson Arizona Boys Chorus

Tucson Symphony Orchestra

Arts for All

The Drawing Studio

♦ Thursday, January 8, 2015 @ 9:00am til 3:00pm


Safos Dance Theatre

University of Arizona Balalaika Orchestra

Winding Road Theater Ensemble

Pan Left

POG, Inc.

Arizona Repertory Singers

Instituto Cultural Mexicano de Tucson (ICMT)

Sons of Orpheus — The Male Choir of Tucson

Tucson Friends of Traditional Music (TFTM)

Funhouse Movement Theater

Tucson Metropolitan Chorus dba DESERT VOICES

Arizona Dance Coalition

The Symphony Women’s Association

♦ Friday, January 9, 2015 @ 9:00am til 3:00pm

Southern Arizona Symphony Orchestra

Casa Libre en la Solana

Sonoran Glass School

Odaiko Sonora

Kore Press

ZUZI! Dance Company, School and Theater

Many Mouths One Stomach

Tucson Chamber Artists


Tucson Presidio Trust for Historic Preservation (The Presidio San Augustin del Tucson)

Invisible Theatre

Live Theatre Workshop

Stories that Soar!/Literacy Connects

*Questions or concerns, please contact Grants Manager Stephanie Papaefthemiou @  or by phone: 520-624-0595 x18.


The Grants Committee includes community members with an expertise in the arts, arts management, and/or nonprofit administration. The Grants Committee functions as an advisory group to TPAC’s Board of Directors. Committee members establish guidelines for the application process and review of grant applications and awards, as well as make allocation recommendations to the Board of Directors.

2014-15 Grants Committee:

Jeff Grubic, Musician

Jim Glock, Arts Advocate

Eric Holtan, Music Director, Tucson Chamber Artists

Karen Thompson Hymer, Artist

Michele Orduña, M.Ed,  Arts Advocate-Community Development Professional

Kathleen Velo, Teaching Artist

Denise Uyehara, Performance Artist