2009 Community Contribution Award

Adelaide Grattan wins Community Contribution Award

Rawls Byrd School arts instructor Adelaide Grattan received An Occasion for the Arts’ first-ever Community Contribution Award for her outstanding  contributions in the advancement of the arts in greater Williamsburg.  Grattan has been a part of the community for the past 30 years with Williamsburg-James City County Schools.

In the past, her students have received the AOFTA trophy and they have been awarded the Land Conservancy Beautification Award.

The 2009 award was presented at the Williamsburg Symphonia Concert on Saturday Night, October 2, 2009 before An Occasion for the Arts on Sunday.