Cultural & Heritage Commission

(Created by Resolution 72-54)
The Salem County Cultural and Heritage Commission is a public agency whose members are appointed by the County Commissioners to represent the cultural and heritage interests of the 15 municipalities of the County. The Commission serves all the people of Salem County while addressing the arts and historical communities, and seeks opportunities to involve minority and special needs constituents.

Salem County Cultural and Heritage Commission
Fifth Street Office Complex, 110 Fifth Street, Suite 400, Salem, NJ 08079
Phone: 935-7510 Ext. 8384
Fax: 935-6137

Shuttered Venue Operators Grant

Are you a theatrical producer, talent representative, venue promoter or do you operate a live venue, live performing arts organization, movie house or cultural institution and have been impacted by COVID-19? Register for SBA’s webinar on Thursday, January 14, at 3 p.m. ET, for a preliminary overview of the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant program included in the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act.

Small Business Administration Releases Interim Final Rules on Re-Opening PPP Loans, Allowing PPP Second Draws, and Streamlining Forgiveness

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), in consultation with the Treasury Department, announced today that the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will re-open the week of January 11 for new borrowers and certain existing PPP borrowers.

COVID Critical Needs Grant Overview and Assistance

The COVID Critical Needs Program (CCN) is a single year grant program that provides support for COVID-19 personal protective equipment (PPE) and safeguarding needs that meets the Council’s eligibility requirements.


Meetings are on the first Thursdays of each month at 5:30 PM at the Ware Agricultural Complex in Pilesgrove, NJ *Except where noted *

2019 Meeting Dates – Open to the Public

  • February 7
  • March 7
  • April 4
  • May 2
  • June 6
  • July 11*
  • August 1
  • September 5
  • October 3
  • November 7
  • December 5

Ware Agriculture Complex, Rutgers Co-Op Extension, 51 Cheney Road, Woodstown, NJ 08098



Tom Mason, Chair
Paul Kranz, Vice Chair
Annette Devitt
Bonny Beth Elwell
Patricia Grenier
Cyndi Nolan
Harry P. Salmon, Jr.
B. Harold Smick, Jr., County Historian
Peter Michel

County Commissioner Liaison
Lee Ware
Ben Laury

Kathy Mills
110 Fifth Street
Salem, NJ 08079
856-935-7510   x 8384

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Salem, NJ 08079
856.935.7510 (Main)

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