Monday, February 20, 2012

Visionary Zita Cobb Invests in Her Home of Fogo Island Sees Arts as Transformative Force for Community Change

Zita Cobb is putting her money where her heart is while investing in her home, Fogo Island, Newfoundland with a multi million dollar transformative arts driven plan clearly destined to become a model for change and an inspiration for towns and cities across the country.

As quoted in a recent W5 special, “Finding a Sustainable Future for Outback Newfoundland” Cobb voiced her convictions, “

"The arts are pivotal…not only preserving and protecting culture, but allowing culture to evolve and, importantly for islanders, (to) provide for future prosperity.”