Newfoundland and Labrador government announces Cultural Events Fund recipients
Francois, Grey River, Burnt Islands groups among recipients
The provincial government has identified entities that have received funding through the Cultural Events Fund.
In all, 72 entities will receive approximately $70,000, ranging from $250 up to $5,000.
The funding will help community events and activities throughout the province.
Three groups along the Southwest coast have been chosen to receive funds.
Francois Festival Committee will receive $500. Grey River Jamboree – Grey River Fire Department will also receive $500. The Town Council of Burnt Islands has also been approved for $500 for its Burnt Islands Days. The town council of Burnt Islands will receive $500 towards Burnt Islands Days.