News

Announcing our New Name

We are happy to announce that as of August 8, 2014  S.T.A. R. will stand for Support The Arts Regionally to reflect the growing scope of our support for the performing arts in Monterey County.

Founder and Executive Director Reg Huston and the S.T.A.R. Foundation are profiled

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S.T.A.R. tops $600,000. in Grants and Scholarships since Inception

PRESS RELEASE:  June 2014 The S.T.A.R. Foundation of Monterey County (Support Theater Arts Regionally) Announces Recent Grants and Scholarships This round of grants brings the total to over $600,000. since 2010. > The S.T.A.R. Foundation of Monterey County is happy to announce the latest grants awarded in June 2014 Santa Catalina School summer camp: $5000. Trinity Christian High  School $2500. Caminos del Arte $4850. > The S.T.A.R. Foundation of Monterey County is happy to announce the latest grants awarded April 1 to May 6, 2014 Pacific Repertory Theatre, $15,000. to upgrade the sound system Youth Orchestra […read more.]

S.T.A.R. Foundation Announces a Matching Grant

NEWS!!!! The S.T.A.R. Foundation is happy to announce a matching grant of $10,000 to the MPC Theatre Company Charitable Trust (Monterey Peninsula College) to aid the effort to save the theater company suffering from recent cutbacks by the college.

S.T.A.R. gives $10,000 for Amahl and the Night Visitors

S.T.A.R. Foundation of Monterey County is a major donor to the Monterey Symphony event – the opera “Amahl and the Night Visitors”.  Executive Director Reg Huston suggested the project and now it has come to fruition. http://www.montereyherald.com/stage/ci_24558876/monterey-symphony-performs-menotti-opera-amahl-and-night

S.T.A.R. sponsors ASL interpretation at area school performances

Coverage http://www.montereyherald.com/education/ci_23557681/chance-deaf-shine http://www.thecalifornian.com/article/20130624/NEWS01/306240046/ PRESS RELEASE October 14, 2013 The S.T.A.R. Foundation of Monterey County (Support Theater Arts Regionally) will sponsor American Sign Language interpretation for deaf and hard of hearing children at area performances. This new program, funded by S.T.A.R. will help the children experience more fully theatrical events they otherwise might not attend. This follows on the heels of the visit by The Little Theatre of the Deaf, the children’s wing of the National Theatre of the Deaf this past summer, also sponsored by S.T.A.R. During the coming year, about 25-30 students in grades 9-12 […read more.]

UPCOMING EVENTS

June 30, 2017 Deadline for Next Granting Cycle

Please read the procedure for grant application under “Grants”