Press Releases

2013

Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to Toy and Miniature Museum of Kansas City

Oct. 29, 2013
Grants Awarded

Over $16,500 in Cultural Grants Awarded in St. Louis by Missouri Humanities Council

Oct. 29, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to Branson Arts Council

Oct. 29, 2013
Family Reading

Kids Mooing, Chirping, Buzzing and Barking for Family Reading

Oct. 2, 2013
Family Reading

Beast Bop-A-Loo-Bop to Encourage Family Reading Through Songs and Stories

Aug. 28, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to Eminence Area Arts Council

June 20, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to Livingston County Development Corporation

June 7, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to Friends of Arrow Rock

June 7, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to the McDonald County Historical Society

June 7, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Nearly $10,000 in Grants to Two St. Louis Organizations

June 7, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Nearly $5,000 in Grants to Two Hannibal Organizations

June 7, 2013
Civil War in Missouri

Free, Interactive Civil War Exhibit Open at Bushwhacker Museum

May 24, 2013
Missouri Humanities Awards

2013 Missouri Humanities Awards Celebrate Local Missourians

April 23, 2013
Civil War in Missouri

Civil War Comes Alive for Area Elementary Students with Storyteller

April 3, 2013
Missouri Humanities Awards

Local Missourians To Be Honored at 2013 Missouri Humanities Awards Ceremony

April 2, 2013
Greater St. Louis Humanities Festival

Second Annual Greater St. Louis Humanities Festival Announced

March 18, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to Benton County Historical Society

February 20, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to Campbell House Museum

February 20, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to Eminence Area Arts Council

February 20, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to Hannibal History Museum

February 20, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to McDonald County Historical Society

February 20, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to National Churchill Museum

February 20, 2013
Grants Awarded

Missouri Humanities Council Awards Grant to Phelps County Historical Society

February 20, 2013

2012

Veterans Writing

American Veteran Writers Unite to Read Creative Works from Newly Published Collection

November 20, 2012
MHC News

The Missouri Humanities Council Presents a Conversation with Thomas Jefferson

August 29, 2012
Missouri Humanities Awards

Missouri Humanities Awards Welcomes Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities

April 4, 2012
National History Day

President Obama Awards National History Day with National Humanities Medal

February 29, 2012
Museums on Main Street

AAA MIDWEST TRAVELER Awards Missouri Humanities Council

February 28, 2012

2011

Civil War in Missouri

The Civil War in Missouri, a Missouri History Museum Exhibit Travels Across Missouri

December 8, 2011
READ from the START

Missouri Humanities Council Receives Grants from Target Stores for READ from the START

September 15, 2011
Museums on Main Street

The Way We Worked Smithsonian Exhibit Travels Across Missouri

April 13, 2011
MHC News

The Missouri Humanities Council, University of Missouri- St. Louis and Washington University Host a Panel Discussion on Civility

March 1, 2011
Governor’s Humanities Awards

Missouri Humanities Council Accepting Nominations for 2011 Governor’s Humanities Awards

February 16, 2011

2010

Governor’s Humanities Awards

Governor’s Humanities Awards Presentation Will Honor Outstanding Missourians and Missouri Organizations

October 13, 2010
National History Day

Four Missouri Students Named Finalists in National History Day Competition

October 13, 2010
Read From the Start

Missouri Humanities Council Receives Grants from Target Stores for READ from the START

September 28, 2010
Governor’s Humanities Awards

Governor’s Humanities Awards Presentation Honors Outstanding Missourians

May 27, 2010
MHC News

Missouri Humanities Council Announces Geoff Giglierano as New Executive Director

May 12, 2010
Museum & Library Services

New Harmonies Smithsonian Exhibit Gives Missouri a Music History Lesson

March 2, 2010
Museum & Library Services

Missouri’s Cultural Leaders, Staff and Community Volunteers are Invited to Humanities Conference

February 17, 2010
Read From the Start

Missouri Non-Profits Can Request READ from the START Programs from the Missouri Humanities Council

January 4, 2010

2009

ReadFirst!

Washington Receives Read First! Designation for Placing Greater Focus on Reading

December 28, 2009
ReadFirst!

Tarkio Receives Read First! Designation for Placing Greater Focus on Reading

December 28, 2009
ReadFirst!

Savannah Receives Read First! Designation for Placing Greater Focus on Reading

December 28, 2009
ReadFirst!

Mountain View Receives Read First! Designation for Placing Greater Focus on Reading

December 28, 2009
ReadFirst!

Moberly Receives Read First! Designation for Placing Greater Focus on Reading

December 28, 2009
ReadFirst!

Marion County Receives Read First! Designation for Placing Greater Focus on Reading

December 28, 2009
ReadFirst!

Cuba Receives Read First! Designation for Placing Greater Focus on Reading

December 28, 2009
ReadFirst!

Butler County Receives Read First! Designation for Placing Greater Focus on Reading

December 28, 2009
ReadFirst!

Macon and La Plata Receive Read First! Designation for Placing Greater Focus on Reading

December 28, 2009
Governor’s Humanities Awards

Governor’s Humanities Awards Search for Outstanding Missourians

December 18, 2009
ReadFirst!

Ten Missouri Communities Selected as Read First! Communities by The Missouri Humanities Council

December 7, 2009