01/25/2013 07:55 am ET Updated Jan 25, 2013

Museum Of Latin American Art In Long Beach To Get Donation For Bus

Times are tough at the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach. In November, the museum said it had laid off its chief curator and slashed its operating budget by nearly 15% to cope with a downturn in donations.

On Thursday, the museum will announce a welcome bit of good news. The museum is receiving a $25,000 donation that will go toward the purchase of a bus to be used to provide free tours and art workshops to students from the L.A. area.

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