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Arts, sports groups receive grants

A number of sports and arts organizations have received grants from the province.

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo said Shuswap organizations received a total of $225,650.

The Salmon Arm Minor Hockey Association received $65,000, North Okanagan Minor Hockey Association received $35,000, Larch Hills Nordic Society was awarded $20,000, Shuswap Ringette received $19,075, Sicamous Eagles received $15,000 and Salmon Arm Skating Club received $9,075.

The Salmon Arm Folk Music Society was awarded $55,000 and South Shuswap Canada Day Celebration organizers received $7,500.

 

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