Awards

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2002 Most Creative Fundraising Project Mississippi Main Street Association

Received for the dinner theater production of "The Poison Dart" and the silent auction which accompanied it. The fundraiser was to match a grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission Building Fund for the Arts.

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2001 Community Service Award Marquette University Alumni Association

Executive Director Patricia Crosby received this award for her work with Mississippi Cultural Crossroads.

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2000 Coming Up Taller Award

Our outstanding programs for young persons earned this award, which included a $10,000 stipend from the President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities.

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2000 Governor's Award for Excellence in the Arts-Heritage Programs

Crossroads Quilters were recognized by the Governor and the Mississippi Arts Commission for programs that preserve the heritage and culture of the people of the state.

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1994 Selina Roberts Ottum Award

Executive Director Patricia Crosby received this award from the National Association of Local Arts Agencies (now Americans for the Arts) for her leadership of Mississippi Cultural Crossroads.

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1990 Governor's Award for Excellence in the Arts-Arts Partnership

Executive Director Patricia Crosby received this award from the National Association of Local Arts Agencies (now Americans for the Arts) for her leadership of Mississippi Cultural Crossroads.

Other Awards

In addition, several of our quilters have been recognized on the national, regional, and local level as master quilters. For information about these awards, click here.

Mississippi Cultural Crossroads has been honored with a number of awards for its outstanding programs in the arts.