Figure skaters, Fort St. John Arts Council receive provincial gaming grants

Just south, the Peace Passage Skating Club in Taylor has been given $12,500. 

Lastly, the Community Arts Council of Fort St. John is the recipient of $11,000, up from the $6,000 it got in the last round of grants. 

“Gaming Grant funding helps community organizations provide some excellent programs to local residents,” says Peace River North MLA Pat Pimm. “The Community Arts Council of Fort St. John, Fort St. John Figure Skating Club, and Peace Passage Skating Club bring great benefits to the people of FortSt. John and Taylor, and I’m very happy to see these organizations receive funding.” 

Approximately 5,300 community groups received $135 million in gaming grants over 2012/2013.  

 

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Erica is a reporter for Moose FM and energeticcity.ca in Fort St. John, B.C. She grew up in Victoria, B.C. and received her Bachelor's Degree in Journalism from Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec.