Local groups share in multicultural funding
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.