The Wallowa County Cultural Trust Coalition (WCCTC), which is funded by the Oregon Cultural Trust, would like to congratulate the 14 local organizations and individuals which received a total of $5,800 in grants for 2016.

The recipients are: Oregon’s Alpenfest, Eagle Cap Extreme, Fishtrap, Josephy Center, Judy Allen, Maxville Heritage Project, Rotary, Ruby Peak Film Festival, Wallowa Land Trust, Wallowology, The Homeland Project, Wallowa County Farmers Market, Wallowa Valley Arts Council and Wallowa Valley Music Alliance.

Along with countless others, these people and organizations carry on the very efforts that the Oregon Cultural Trust wishes to support: endeavors that promote arts, humanities and local heritage.

Applications for WCCTC grants are now available for 2017. Applications are available online through the Wallowa Valley Arts Council website under “Partnerships”.

Applications for 2017 must be received by Oct. 31 to be considered. For more information, contact Chair Julia Lakes at or 415-686-7544.

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