21 Organisations seeking grant money

Sault Ste Marie city council will be getting a funding request this evening… all in grants. $75,000 in grants to the 21 organizations as recommended by the city’s cultural advisory board. An additional $28,900 is expected to be allocated to a newly developed festivals and events funding stream, subject to council approval in weeks to come.

The grant list includes:

  • 180 Projects – $3,000
  • African Caribbean Canadian Association of Northern Ontario – $2,000
  • Algoma Art Society – $2,000
  • Algoma Arts Festival Association – $2,000
  • Algoma Conservatory of Music – $3,500
  • Algoma Festival Choir – $5,000
  • Algoma Weaver’s Guild – $2,000
  • Arts Council of Sault Ste. Marie and District – $15,000
  • Batchewana First Nation – $4,500
  • Congregation Beth Jacob – $2,000
  • In Your Eyes Projects – $1,000
  • Living History Algoma (Algoma 1812) – $3,000
  • Over the Rainbow Children’s Entertainment – $3,500
  • Sault Symphony Association – $2,000
  • Sault Theatre Workshop – $2,500
  • Shadows of the Mind Film Festival – $4,000
  • The Art Speaks Project – $5,000
  • The Sault Blues Society – $2,000
  • The Sault Community Theatre Centre – $4,300
  • Theatre Ontario Festival 2020 – $2,000
  • Thinking Rock Community Arts – $4,700