Mayor Steve Clarke presented grants to three local organizations as part of the 2019 general grants program at Orillia City Centre on May 1.
Clarke presented $750 to the Orillia Silver Band, $1,000 to RACE Against Drugs Orillia and $500 to the Knights of Columbus. These grants are the first installment of the 2019 general grants program and the City of Orillia has a total grants budget of $32,000 for 2019.
“The City of Orillia is proud to support these organizations who contribute greatly to the betterment of the Orillia community,” Clarke said. “Orillia is fortunate to have such dedicated volunteers and community groups who continually give of their time towards worthy causes and events.”