Central Cariboo Arts and Culture grants awarded

The Central Cariboo Arts and Culture Society has announced recipients of the 2014 CCACS Grants Program.

The Central Cariboo Arts and Culture Society has announced recipients of the 2014 CCACS Grants Program.

Project grants were available for non-profit organizations or community groups in Williams Lake and the Central Cariboo (CRD Areas D, E, and F) to support and develop arts and culture within this region.

Recipients are as follows:

• 150 Mile House Greenbelt, Trail and Heritage Society – 150 Mile House Old Schoolhouse ($1,100).

• Arts on the Fly Festival Society (Horsefly) – Arts on the Fly Music and Dance Festival ($1,500).

• Cariboo Chilcotin Child Development Centre – Summer Arts Camp ($2,000).

• Cariboo Chilcotin Metis Association – Second Annual Country/Bluegrass Music Jamboree, McLeese Lake ($1,800).

• Cariboo Mountain Bike Consortium – Cariboo Mountain Bike Film Festival ($1,200).

• Cedar Point Park Board/Cedar City Museum (Likely) – Museum Movies ($1,100).

• Community Arts Council of Williams Lake – Programming Assistance ($2,000).

• Horsefly River Roundtable – Horsefly River Salmon Festival ($2,000).

• Medieval Market Organizing Team – Medieval Market Entertainment ($1,500)

• Orange Shirt Day Committee – The Art of Reconciliation ($1,850).

• Scout Island Nature Centre – Art in Nature, Nature in Art ($1,500).

• Soda Creek Indian Band (Xats’ull First Nation) – Xats’ull First Nation Celebrates Aboriginal Day ($1,000).

• Station House Studio and Gallery Society – “My Williams Lake” Celebrating Williams Lake’s 85th Birthday Group Summer Show Artist Framing Subsidies ($2,000).

• Williams Lake Studio Theatre – Theatre BC 2014 Central Interior Zone (CIZ) Festival ($1,000).

• Williams Lake Writer’s Group – Cariboo Chilcotin Writer’s Gathering and Wor-kshop ($415).

• Women’s Contact Society  – Williams Lake Children’s Festival ($1,500).

For further information or for interviews please contact CCACS coordinator Leah Selk at 778-412-9044 or email info@centralcaribooarts.com.

 

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