September 25, 2018

Mystic Aquarium parent company gets grant

Mystic – The Monsanto Fund, the philanthropic arm of the Monsanto Co., has awarded a $15,000 grant to the Sea Research Foundation, the parent company of Mystic Aquarium.

The grant will give local school groups the chance to participate in the Sea Research Foundation’s conservation-focused program, “Where the City Meets the Sea: The Long Island Sound Outreach Program” designed for students in grades 4 to 10. The grant supports the involvement of approximately 275 students from Kelly Middle School and Teachers Memorial Middle School in Norwich and fourth-graders from Jennings Elementary, Winthrop Elementary and Harbor School in New