Lo­cal groups share in mul­ti­cul­tural fund­ing

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TWO lo­cal mul­ti­cul­tural events have re­ceived a fund­ing boost from the State Gov­ern­ment.

The Australian Arab As­so­ci­a­tion re­ceived $10,000 as part of the Of­fice of Mul­ti­cul­tural In­ter­ests’ com­mu­nity grants pro­gram, which it will put to­wards Eid mul­ti­cul­tural car­ni­vals in South­ern River June and Au­gust.

The Sri Lankan Cul­tural So­ci­ety of WA also re­ceived a $5000 grant to­wards the Heron Park in Har­mony Fes­ti­val in Harrisdale on March 18.

They were among WA com­mu­nity groups to share in $129,000 in fund­ing.

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