Texas Women for the Arts

Established in 2005, this philanthropic force of influential women from across the state has awarded 318 grants totaling $3.7 million.

Texas Women for the Arts

Texas Women for the Arts members (TWA) have championed and brought the arts to nearly 3.5 million children across Texas. Popular benefits of TWA membership include the opportunity to nominate and select an arts organization to receive TWA grant funding and invitations to exclusive cultural excursions and once-in-a-lifetime travel experiences. Membership dues are fully tax-deductible, directly funding our annual grants and fulfilling our mission. The membership year is from September 1st to August 31st, and members may join at any time.


UPDATE: Texas Women for the Arts Fall 2022 Travel to San Miguel de Allende & Legacy Add-on Mexico City


Announcing the 2022 Texas Women for the Arts Grantees

Alcorta’s Folklórico Diamante, Inc., Bailamos Juntos – Summer Folklórico Dance Program, Corpus Christi
Amarillo Museum of Art, Museum in Residence, Amarillo
Amarillo Symphony, Inc., Kinderkonzerts, Amarillo
Amphibian Productions, Inc., Tad-Poles Children’s Stilt Dance Training Program, Fort Worth
Art Center of Corpus Christi, Youth Programs, Corpus Christi
Art League Houston, Art Lives Here at Atherton – Artbound! Mural Project, Houston
Art Museum of South Texas, The Fine Art of Summer Camp 2022, Corpus Christi
Artpace San Antonio, Artpace Teen Council 2022-23, San Antonio
Austin Classical Guitar, Guitar Education in Schools: Strategic Support and Capacity Building, Austin
Ballet Austin Incorporated, 2022-23 Community Education Programs, Austin
Contemporary Art Museum Plainview, Playapalooza: The Art of Having Fun, Plainview
Creative Kids, Project AIM (Arts in Motion), El Paso
Cypress Creek Fine Arts Association, Arts Access, Spring
El Paso Symphony Orchestra Assn., Inc., Tocando Music Project, El Paso
Ellen Noel Art Museum of the Permian Basin, Art 2 Go, Odessa
Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Association Inc., Adventures in Music, Fort Worth
Gillespie County Children’s Foundation, Main Street Mockingbirds, Fredericksburg
Harris County Cultural Arts Council, Have I Got a Story For You!, Houston
Hope Stone, Inc., The Hope Project, Houston
Imagination Fort Worth, Story Book Pal Series, Fort Worth
Jewish Federation of Fort Worth & Tarrant County, The Sh’ma Project: Move Against Hate!, Fort Worth
Kids Excel El Paso, Inc., Arts Education Outreach Program, El Paso
Longview Museum of Fine Arts, Summer Arts, Longview
Lubbock Community Theatre, LCT’s Youth Artist Guild, Lubbock
Magik Theatre, Eddy & Vinny: A World Premier Play about Dyslexia, San Antonio
Rockport Center for the Arts, Free Youth Art Education Programming for 2022-23 Academic Year, Rockport
Texas Ballet Theater, Inc., 2022-23 Community Enrichment Programs, Fort Worth
Texas Book Festival, Reading Rock Stars, Austin
The Citadelle Art Foundation, Citadelle RoadShow Classroom Enrichment Program, Canadian
The Kindness Campaign, KindMusic – An Art Infused Social Emotional Music Intervention, Austin
Victoria Ballet Theatre, Dance Education and Movement Initiative, Victoria
Young Audiences of Northeast Texas, Creating Balance Through Dance, Tyler
Zachary Scott Theatre Center, ZACH’s Performing Arts School Scholarships, Austin

Our mission: Awaken and nurture the artist in every Texas child.