Funding for Local Arts Organizations: Yurek

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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Media Contact:

Whitney McWilliam | P: 226-448-6741 | E: whitney.mcwilliam@pc.ola.org