Grant amounts corrected

MARQUETTE –A story in Monday’s Mining Journal listed the wrong grant amounts for local organizations receiving money from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs.

The correct amounts for organizations awarded tentative grants are: Marquette Symphony Orchestra, $22,500; Superior Arts Youth Theater, $17,500; Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum, $21,000; Marquette-Alger Regional Educational Service Agency, $14,678; Liberty Children’s Art Project, $12,500; the Marquette County Historical Society, $15,000; Superior String Alliance, $12,500; Lake Superior Theatre Inc,. $12,500; Marquette City Band Inc., $10,000; Marquette Maritime Museum, $11,250; and Superior Central School District, $8,550.

The UPCM did not receive funds for one of its requests, nor did the Lake Superior Art Association and the Marquette Arts and Culture Center.