North Marion County Organizations Receive Grants From the Oregon Cultural Trust.

The Oregon Cultural Trust announced Coronavirus Relief Fund Cultural Support grant awards totaling $25.7 million to 621 cultural organizations across Oregon through a partnership between the Oregon Cultural Trust and its County and Tribal Cultural Coalitions.

The funds, allocated to the Cultural Trust for Oregon cultural organizations facing losses due to the COVID-19 health crisis, were made available through a $50 million relief package for Oregon culture approved by the Emergency Board of the Oregon Legislature in July.

A complete list of the awards and amounts is available here.
In North Marion County, awards were made to the following organizations: 
  • Antique Powerland Museum  $71,205
  • Aurora Colony Historical Society  $8,647
  • Mt. Angel Oktoberfest $37,270
  • Silverton Arts Association  $13,757
  • St. Paul Rodeo Association  $81,238