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February 21, 2020
The East Central Regional Arts Council (ECRAC) is pleased to announce 3 funding opportunities!  ECRAC has funding available for artists of all ages, and for non-profit arts organizations, with an application deadline of …
February 19, 2020
On February 18, 2020, the East Central Regional Arts Council Board of Directors allocated almost $15,000 in grants to artists, an art organization, and schools.  These grants are for the creation and production of arts activities that will…
February 7, 2020
Two projects in Chisago County and two in Isanti County will bring music and art to the area!
November 25, 2019
On November 19, 2019, the East Central Regional Arts Council Board of Directors allocated grants in Arts and Cultural Heritage funds to an artist, arts organization, schools, non-profit institutions and a public agency for the creation and…
November 18, 2019
At the office in Hinckley or throughout Region 7E! Meet with ECRAC Staff: In-Office Hours, Remote Office Locations & Grant Info Sessions
September 26, 2019
Join us as we celebrate the new East Central Regional Arts Council Office and Gallery in Hinckley! We are also honoring the 10 year anniversary of the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund! Open House September 28, 2019 from 2 to 4 p.…
August 29, 2019
Open House! Apply for a Grant! Office Appointment Day!
July 10, 2019
Accessibility in the Arts Workshop Available in St. Cloud: 
June 28, 2019
As of July 1, 2019, the ECRAC office moved to Hinckley, MN!  The new office is at 109 Weber Ave S.  We are open during regular office hours, and you can contact us at or by calling (320) 591-7031 x 1. The new location is at…