Grant Money Available From CVB

12/20/13 2:50 p.m.
The Hancock County Convention and Visitors Bureau has money to give away in the form of grants. Director Rachel Rahrig was a guest on WFIN@Ten..

Audio:  Rachel Rahrig

Rahrig said that last year the CVB gave away more than $53,000 in grant money. Many of the events that the grant money supported were the familiar events such as Rib Off, Boogie On Main and Balloon Fest and smaller non profits as well..

Audio:  Rachel Rahrig

Grant application deadlines for the Tourism Development and Growth Programs are March 7 of 2014. The Co Op Advertising Program application is due 60 days before the date of the event. Go to for more information.

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