Big news from the maritimes- Sistema New Brunswick has received a boost from the NB government, to the tune of $8.2M!

The Sistema New Brunswick program started with one teacher and 50 children learning to play violin 11 years ago, and now has programs all over the province serving over 1,100 students in their after school music program 5 days a week.

Ken MacLeod, founder of the Sistema New Brunswick program, says he is grateful in the government’s trust in Sistema’s vision, and goes on to say [Music education] “This is not an expense, this is an investment in the lives of our children and in the future of our province.”

An inspiration to all of us here in Grey Bruce!

Read the CBC Story here.