The Board of Directors of the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council (SEMAC) last week awarded one for $2,500 and $90,000 in general operating support grants to eighteen arts organizations, including 3 in Goodhue County.
Bells of the Bluffs Handbell Ensemble received a $5,000 General Operating Support grant for Staffing & Salaries.
I Cantanti Chamber Choirs received a $5,000 General Operating Support grant for Staffing & Salaries.
Red Wing Arts received a $2,500 Arts Management Training grant for Cultural Competency Training.
SEMAC is the State Arts Board-designated granting authority for local/regional arts producing and sponsoring organizations and disburses funds allocated for this purpose by the Minnesota State Legislature.
The SEMAC region includes the counties of Goodhue, Wabasha, Dodge, Olmsted, Winona, and 6 other SE Minnesota counties.
More information may be found at www.semac.org.