Ohr-O'keefe Museum of Art

2021 Cross Sector Impact Grant Recipient

Ohr-O'keefe Museum of Art

Recipient Information


Biloxi, Mississippi

Project Title

Community Art Garden

Year of Award


Grant or Fellowship

Cross-Sector Impact Grants

Grant Amount


The Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art (OOMA) and the East Biloxi Community Collaborative (EBCC) seek to address the issues of arts access and food insecurity in their impoverished East Biloxi, MS neighborhood through the creation of a Community Art Garden and accompanying youth-focused art curriculum program. This project is part of a wider, ongoing partnership focusing on arts and community revitalization, with a specific focus on positively engaging local youth.