Recognizing that an arts-based economy can improve the qulity of life, generate revenue, attract visitors and encourage investment, Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) has announced a grant funding opportunity, targeting communities with a population of 15,000 or less to highlight rural art projects. Grant funds to qualifying communities range from $5,000 - $10,000 with a 50/50 local cash match. For more information and to apply, click here http://tinyurl.com/26egxqa.
Colleen Layton is Director of Policy Development for the Michigan Municipal League. She can be reached at 734-669-6320 or at email@example.com.