TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) The NOTO Arts District accepted a large donation during the First Friday Art Walk Friday.
Topeka photographer Claire Swogger and her husband Glenn, along with the Redbud Foundation, donated $50,000 to the NOTO Arts District. New York based Educational Foundation of America matched their donation for a total gift of $100,000.
The donation came after Claire opened her very first art exhibit with more than a dozen photos on display.
Most of the photos were taken during her trips around the world to countries such as Sri Lanka, Hong Kong, the Caribean, and so many more destinations.