FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 25, 2017
Funding for Local Arts Organizations: Yurek
St. Thomas – $69,000 has been awarded through the Ontario Arts Council to local arts groups and individuals, Elgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek announced today.
Project grants include:
- $36,100 to the Port Stanley Festival Theatre for their Theatre Organizations program;
- $10,000 to Tangled London in Thorndale, for their Media Arts Projects program;
- $8,000 to VibraFusionLab in Thorndale, for their Media Arts Projects program;
- $1,500 to Kevin Lamure for exhibition assistance;
- $11,900 to Katherine Medlyn for arts education projects; and
- $1,500 to Grant Munroe for his Writers’ Reserve program.
“These organizations and individuals are vital to the vibrant arts and culture community we’re fortunate to have in Elgin-Middlesex-London. My congratulations and thanks go out to all of them,” concluded Yurek.
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