Academy of Fine Arts in Lynchburg Gets Grant for Restoration

Lynchburg, VA - The Academy of Fine Arts in Lynchburg is getting a nice boost toward its theater restoration.

Friday the Academy announced a $200,000 grant from the Timken Foundation based in Canton, Ohio.

The foundation believes it's not only a theater, but helps bring in tourism, jobs, and tax revenue.

The Academy says it's getting close to the one million dollar mark in its $16 million fundraising goal.

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