Jackson County organizations will share $41,000 in grants from the Oregon Cultural Trust, part of $1.47 million the trust allocated statewide for the fiscal year beginning July 1.

Jackson County organizations will share $41,000 in grants from the Oregon Cultural Trust, part of $1.47 million the trust allocated statewide for the fiscal year beginning July 1.

They include:

— Oregon Shakespeare Festival, $25,000 to expand Festival Latino into CultureFest, a year-round community collaboration to draw Southern Oregon's Latino community.

— Southern Oregon Film Society, $9,000 to develop a database and donor management system.

— Southern Oregon Historical Society Inc., $7,000 too develop, curate and install a traveling exhibit program.

— Staff reports