City to offer non-profit grants to boost tourism


Through the City of Madisonville Tourism Department, non-profit entities are able to apply for a Partnership Grant to assist and aid in marketing for events that bring tourists to the community, according to Laura Lawrenz, Madisonville’s director of marketing and tourism.

This year, an annual workshop will be held to discuss Hotel Occupancy Tax.

It is mandatory that those wishing to apply for funding attend the workshop. 

The workshop will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. June 21 at the Truman Kimbro Center, 111 W Trinity Street, Madisonville.  To register, contact Lawrenz at 936-348-9333.  The deadline to register is June 20.