D’faces of Youth Arts to benefit from Stronger Communities Grant
Posted on Tuesday, 12 December, 2017
Whyalla arts group D’faces of
Youth Arts will be able to purchase circus equipment with funding of $2750 through
the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Program (SCP).
Federal Member for Grey Rowan
Ramsey said he is very pleased the organisation which provides opportunities
for young people to become involved in has received funding to purchase
unicycles and a trapeze which will be used in weekly circus groups.
“D’faces of youth arts is a
regional youth arts organisation providing workshops and special programs in
performing and visual arts, ”
Mr Ramsey said.
“It offers wonderful
opportunities for young people interested in performance arts.
“They take part in community
events and perform regularly.
“I am very
pleased we have made these Federal Government funds available through the
Stronger Communities Program to help small community groups.”
Government’s Stronger Communities Programme offers grants of between $2,500 and
$20,000 for small capital projects.