All told, 140 grants worth nearly $102.3 million have been approved for Connecticut venues,
“We are starting to plan for our economic recovery and continue to look to book events over the next couple of years,” says Thomas Madden, Connecticut Convention & Sports Bureau chair and Director of Economic Development for Stamford.
Accessibility for All was organized by The Maritime Aquarium of Norwalk with a $25,000 grant from Fairfield County’s Community Foundation.
The donor wall will feature depictions of fish of different sizes and shapes, with contributors’ names etched on each one.
David P. Dineen of Darien has been elected to a three-year term on the board of trustees of The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk.
The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk added an educational facility as the result of a grant from Praxair Inc.
Brian Davis, president and CEO of The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk, was elected to a three-year term during the group’s annual conference in Indianapolis.
Lisa Harding will serve as its new manager of individual and corporate advancement.