Six different local groups in Sudbury will split 150 thousand dollars for different seniors initiatives.

Sudbury MP Paul Lefebvre says the money will go a long way to the physical and mental health of local seniors.

Finlandia Village – Kasvava Garden Initiative $25,000
Art Gallery of Sudbury – Art on the Go for Seniors $25,000
Parkside Older Adult Centre – Equipment replacement $25,000
Science North –  All About Insects – Science for Seniors $24,700
L’Arche Sudbury – Sage and Time Art Project $24,800
City of Greater Sudbury – Pickleball Courts $24,000

If you’re wondering, pickleball is a paddle sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis.