In the matter of approving and signing the Klamath County Tourism Grant agreements for the Spring, 2023 cycle. - Natalie Parker, Grant Manager
Background: The Tourism Grant Review Panel met on April 13, 2023 to review and recommend grant applications to the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) for funding. The BOCC reviewed the recommendations and approved funding to grant recipients at a public meeting held on April 26, 2023, as detailed: Chocolate Mudra, LLC $ 2,999.00; Discover Klamath VCB $10,000.00; Explore Southern Oregon $3,000.00; Favell Museum $5,000.00; Impressions Design (Operational) $25,000.00; Impressions Design (Marketing) $18,500.00; KCEDA (Oktoberfest) $10,000.00; Klamath Community College Foundation $2,500.00; Klamath Film $12,500.00; Klamath Folk Alliance $ 2,999.00; Klamath Wingwatchers $2,815.00; Oregon Tech Foundation (Preview Day) $10,000.00; Oregon Tech Foundation (Track Reno) $25,000.00; Rural Klamath Connects $10,000.00, and Town of Bonanza $9,687.00.
Recommended Motion: Approve and sign the Klamath County Tourism Grant agreements with above recipients. Fiscal impact of $150,000.00 expenditure from the Tourism Competitive Grant Fund.