In this inaugural episode of “Heart of the Community,” the stage is set to tell the stories of rural artists who have weathered the pandemic storm to keep the arts beating in rural communities throughout the Northwest and West. Leaders from Pioneer Utility Resources and M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust join the show to discuss how this yearlong look at rural arts came to be.
Learn more about Pioneer Utility Resources at https://www.pioneerutilityresources.com/.
Learn more about the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust at https://murdocktrust.org/.
WHAT IS THE HEART OF COMMUNITY?
Heart of Community focuses on arts and culture outside the big city. This is a comeback story about how artists have weathered the pandemic storm to keep the arts beating in rural communities throughout the Northwest and West. The show presents stories of resiliency and hope, told through the voices and sounds of those rising to the challenge.