Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund Awards Grants to Fremont County Organizations
The Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund board awarded $215,177 to 28 projects around the state at their recent grant review meeting held in Jackson. This grant round was very competitive with 32 applications seeking over $405,000 in support.
Awards were given to a wide variety of projects, from art and music festivals, artists in residence, concert and theater equipment, historic preservation, documentary productions, community celebrations and museum collections care.
Several Fremont County-based projects received WCTF grant funding. The Lander Chamber of Commerce was awarded $5,000 for the Lander LIVE Outdoor Concert Series, and the Lander Community Concerts Association received $4,500. Wyoming PBS Foundation was also awarded $9,000 for its State of Equality documentary program.