Provincial arts grants given locally

first_imgOne artist and an arts organization in the Peace River Region are receiving several thousand dollars in grants from the B.C. Arts Council.Writing on the Ridge in Rolla is receiving $7,500 in funding for a community festival. In Taylor, musician Jody Peck is receiving $2,400 for touring.- Advertisement -The artist and the organization are two of 143 groups from across the province receiving $3.578 million in funding for a wide range of programs, including touring and visual arts.The funding is provided based on recommendations made by an independent board and is aided by the 2010 Sports and Arts Legacy.last_img read more

Continue reading