Congratulations to our Coservatory of Fine Arts! This has been an EPIC week for the Conservatory of Fine Arts. $28,000 in grant money awarded to our middle and high school arts program. ~$20,000 from the Alabama State Department of Education's Alabama Arts Education Initiative Award for "Project Dragonfly" which includes our New Works Festival! ~$2,000 from Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism ~$6,000 from our MAAAC organization ~Great meeting with our MAAAC (Mako Academic, Arts, and Athletic Club) to to share the Conservatory’s vision for the future and how the Arts impact our students and community. And, lots and lots of progress on our Performing Arts Center! It's always a great day to be a MAKO!