The newest in Joplin’s trove of murals is Belonging to All the Hands Who Build in East Town. Hundreds of residents helped design and paint the mural to convey their community’s history and hopes. | photo, Connect2Culture

The Missouri Arts Council supports the arts that strengthen the cultural, educational, and economic vitality of our state.

362

Organizations Funded through Annual Grants for FY17

100%

State Senate Districts Served

$4.7 million

Annual Grants for FY17