This Peace/Liard region will receive nearly $55,000 in provincial funding this year.
The Community Arts Council of Fort St. John gets $16,275 and the Peace/Liard, Regional Arts Council, $20,500.
The rest of the money, just over $18,000 thousand dollars, goes to groups in the South Peace.
Province wide more than 260 grants were awarded this year and, since 2001 the BC Arts Council has distributed, over 157 million dollars to the arts and cultural community.
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