SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Three grants totaling $250,000 were announced on Tuesday night by Wells Fargo for local non-profits in Rowan County, according to a press release provided to WBTV.
The grants were distributed as follows:
The Lee Street Theatre for $100,000 – the grant will support the current capital campaign to build and operate a community theatre, arts and event center in the North Lee Street Warehouse District.
Rowan County Arts Council’s Downtown Salisbury Centerpiece Project for $100,000 – the grant will be utilized for design and construction of a new farmer’s market and outdoor arts and cultural gathering place.
Livingstone College’s West End Community Revitalization for $50,000 – will be used to help restore and revitalize the West End community in Salisbury and make it a viable part of the city by restoring one of the properties owned by Livingstone College.