Over 6.1 Million Dollars in Grants Given out by Idaho Travel Council
BOISE, ID - During its meeting held in Twin Falls this week, the Idaho Travel Council (ITC) granted $6,141,270 in tourism marketing funding to non-profit organizations through the Idaho Regional Travel and Convention Grant Program.
Eligible award recipients include non-profit local and regional tourism development organizations such as chambers of commerce and convention and visitors bureaus. The organizations use their awarded grant dollars to promote cities, towns and regions of the state as travel destinations. Program elements are varied, but often include print and digital advertising, videography, brochures, attendance at travel shows, public relations, direct mail, industry research, and the creation of websites.
Two local groups received grants:
Hells Canyon VB dba Visit Lewis Clark Valley: $99,000
Moscow Chamber of Commerce: $99,638