Arts Mid-Hudson has announced the winners of this year’s Dutchess County Executive’s Arts Awards. The organization has been bestowing the awards, selected from public nominations, for 35 years.
This year’s 11 awardees have enriched Dutchess County with arts and cultural events, adding to community life. The awards will be given at a ceremony Oct. 7, at the Locust Grove Estate.
Recipients have made an impact
The Arts Organization Award goes to Rainbow Gospel Singers, who have performed for more than 50 years in the Hudson Valley, across the U.S. and parts of Africa. In addition to their own performances, they have served as Gospel music promoters and performed at prisons, hospitals, and nursing homes across the region.