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Laura Bowling Club Receives Funding

funding.jpgThe Laura Bowling Club has received $5,000 in funding for a new roof through the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Program.

The Stronger Communities Program which offers grants between $2,500 and $20,000 for small, capital projects.

The program aims to improve local community participation and contribute to vibrant and viable communities.

President of the Laura Bowling club says that the money will be put towards a new roof and air conditioner to replace the current roof that has been up since the club’s inception.

Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey was pleased at what the funding will provide for the club, he says he was happy to have made the Federal Government funds available to help regional communities.