ACHF Organization Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,165
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Saint Croix River Education District AKA We R Able
Recipient Type
K-12 Education
Status
Completed
Start Date
August 2012
End Date
September 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Chisago
Pine
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,165
Other Funds Leveraged
$1,300
Direct expenses
$6,465
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Reduce barriers to arts (dance and visual) access for adults with disabilities and the general public.1. Audience survey. 2. Structured observation.

Measurable Outcome(s)

In progress.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Noel Stensrud, Julie Domagolla, Mary Ellen Van Rueden, Randy Westby, Robert Shuey, Scott Tryon, Kim Gibbons
Project Overview

Dance demonstrations, dance at art exhibits, and Norwegian Music!

Project Details

We R Able will reduce barriers to arts access, build audiences, measure engagement, and offer experiential learning through dance, dance at visual arts exhibits, and music for adults with disabilities and the general public.

Project Manager
First Name
Valorie
Last Name
Arrowsmith
Organization Name
Saint Croix River Education District AKA We R Able
Street Address
PO Box 637
City
Rush City
State
MN
Zip Code
55069
Phone
(320) 358-1210
Email
varrowsmith@scred.k12.mn.us
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications

Theresa Bemis: Visual Artist, Milaca Art Center; Barb Dreyer: Visual Artist, Art Educator, Kanabec County Art Association, Pine Center for the Arts; Arne Everson: Music Educator, East Central Minnesota Chorale, Cambridge Center for the Arts; Laurie Greeninger: Art Educator, Arts Advocate, Visual Artist; Tracy Gulliver: Writer, River Voices Writer's Group; Vern Hegg: Business Owner, Arts Advocate, Cambridge Humanities and Education Foundation; Carl Long: Art Educator, Visual Artist, Kanabec County Artist Association; Kelli Maag: Business Owner, Northern Exposures Photography Club, Kanabec County Artist Association; Carla Vita: Government, Arts Advocate.

Advisory Group Members and Qualifications

Theresa Bemis: Visual Artist, Milaca Art Center; Barb Dreyer: Visual Artist, Art Educator, Kanabec County Art Association, Pine Center for the Arts; Arne Everson: Music Educator, East Central Minnesota Chorale, Cambridge Center for the Arts; Laurie Greeninger: Art Educator, Arts Advocate, Visual Artist; Tracy Gulliver: Writer, River Voices Writer's Group; Vern Hegg: Business Owner, Arts Advocate, Cambridge Humanities and Education Foundation; Carl Long: Art Educator, Visual Artist, Kanabec County Artist Association; Kelli Maag: Business Owner, Northern Exposures Photography Club, Kanabec County Artist Association; Carla Vita: Government, Arts Advocate.

Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No