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For more than 55 years, the Ontario Arts Council (OAC) has played a vital role in promoting and assisting the development of the arts for the enjoyment and benefit of Ontarians. In 2020-21, OAC invested $78.6 million in 206 communities across Ontario through 2,176 grants to individual artists and 1,312 grants to organizations. This amount includes the one-time $25 million Arts Recovery Support Fund from the Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries.