Friday, January 13, 2017

B.C. marks Canada 150 with cultural legacies - VOICE ONLINE

by Rattan Mall
Originally published: January 12, 2017

TO mark the 150th anniversary of Canada’s Confederation, the Province is launching a funding program to celebrate B.C. communities and their contribution to Canada. The Government of British Columbia will invest $8 million in museums and heritage sites throughout the province.

British Columbia | Canada 150: Celebrating B.C. Communities and their Contributions to Canada will create meaningful legacies honouring the province’s unique and diverse histories, culture, heritage and contribution to the nation. This program offers one-time grants of up to $100,000 for:

* Developing infrastructure: Projects that develop or improve museum spaces and facilities (including historic places).