SOUTHERN OREGON – Six local organizations will be getting a portion of funding from the Oregon Heritage Commission.
In total, the Commission will distribute over $381,000 to 33 organizations throughout Oregon.
Each organization will receive anywhere from one to $20,000 in grant money.
Local organizations include the Big Butte Historical Society in Butte Falls, the Chetco Community Public Library in Brookings, Crater Rock Museum in Central Point, the Southern Oregon Historical Society in Medford, and the Eugene Debbs Potts Foundation in Josephine County.
The money will go toward a variety of projects including collection and preservation and access research, oral history, exhibits and performance projects.
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