$1,500 Walmart Grant to Support SCF Studio for the Performing Arts

Click to see: photo of Studio of Performing Arts Perspective view from East (9-23-19) and site plan (9-23-19)

Bradenton, Fla., August 8, 2019) — The Walmart Community Grants team, on behalf of the Walmart store at 5315 Cortez Road W. in Bradenton, has awarded State College of Florida Foundation a $1,500 grant to support the Studio for the Performing Arts at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF).

The nearly 15,000-square-foot building will be attached to SCF’s Neel Performing Arts Center and Howard Studio Theatre. Upon completion, the Studio for the Performing Arts will include a recital hall, percussion suite, music library, dance studio, soundproof practice rooms, instrument storage area, costume storage, and faculty offices. The new facility will support SCF’s expanding music program and community groups that practice and perform at SCF.

“By receiving this grant, you are part of a long history of Walmart’s commitment to giving back to the communities where we operate,” said Kabir Kumar, senior director, community giving for Walmart. “We are thrilled to support the Foundation’s work in our communities and share your desire to provide local impact.”

For more information visit SCF-Foundation.org.

Rendering of the future Studio for the Performing Arts exterior.
SCF Studio for the Performing Arts