33 organizations receive nearly $300,000 in Iowa tourism grants
BUSINESS RECORD STAFF Dec 21, 2022 | 10:34 pm
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The Iowa Tourism Office announced $299,200 in Iowa tourism grants to 33 organizations around the state, according to a press release. The program funds tourism-related marketing initiatives, meetings and events that benefit both local economies and the state’s economy with awards ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 with a 25% cash match. “We’re pleased to invest in campaigns that work to change the perception of tourism in Iowa and encourage more people to visit our state,” said Amy Zeigler, manager of the Iowa Tourism Office. The office, part of the Iowa Economic Development Authority, works closely with community partners, attractions and events to promote the state.