GUILFORD - Shoreline Arts Alliance is grateful for the generosity of the MJ Petretto Foundation. The Foundation presented Shoreline Arts Alliance with a $5,250.00 gift to support Shoreline Arts Alliance’s Non Profit Leadership Internship Program and scholarships for the Shoreline’s most talented high school artists. To learn more about Shoreline Arts Alliance and our community events, programs, and how we support artists visit http://www.shorelinearts.org. MJ Petretto presented this award to Shoreline Arts Alliance’s CEO/Executive Director Eric Dillner on October 25, 2018 at the Shoreline Arts Alliance office in Guilford.
The MJ Petretto Foundation’s mission is to help fund local organizations that support education, health and quality of life to build stronger Connecticut communities. Shoreline Arts Alliance collaborates with individual artists; arts, cultural and heritage organizations; educational institutions; strategic partners; and the community at large to Transform Lives through the Arts by educating, encouraging, engaging, and enriching the cultural landscape to make arts and culture a part of the daily fabric of community life. As a Designated Regional Service Organization for the State, Shoreline Arts Alliance supports regional and state arts, culture and heritage organizations through advocacy, education, promotion and celebration. Together with the MJ Petretto Foundation, Shoreline Arts Alliance continues to build community through the arts.