Minnesota's Legacy

AMPERS-Fond du Lac Pow Wows

Project Details by Fiscal Year
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
July 2015
End Date
June 2017
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Minnesota Law, 1st Special Session, 2015, Chapter 2, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Subd. 6
Appropriation Language

$1,600,000 each year is appropriated for a grant to the Association of Minnesota Public Educational Radio Stations for production and acquisition grants in accordance with Minnesota Statutes, section 129D.19.

Number of full time equivalents funded
0.05
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

More Minnesotans of all ages, ethnicities, and incomes will have access to Minnesota History and more specifically Native American history. This project will produce content that can be used by history teachers in Minnesota classrooms This project will produce content that can be used by the Minnesota Historical Society as well as the public libraries Ampers will provide an estimated number of listeners reached through radio broadcasts, the internet and social media, as well as the number of stations that aired the program

Legal Citation / Subdivision
Minnesota Law, 1st Special Session, 2015, Chapter 2, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Subd. 6
Appropriation Language

$1,600,000 each year is appropriated for a grant to the Association of Minnesota Public Educational Radio Stations for production and acquisition grants in accordance with Minnesota Statutes, section 129D.19.

Number of full time equivalents funded
0.05
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

More Minnesotans of all ages, ethnicities, and incomes will have have access to Minnesota History and more specifically Native American historyThis project will produce content that can be used by history teachers in Minnesota classroomsThis project will produce content that can be used by the Minnesota Historical Society as well as the public librariesAmpers will provide an estimated number of listeners reached through radio broadcasts, the internet and social media, as well as the number of stations that aired the program

Project Overview

Ampers will partner with WGZS to create three 30-minute radio documentaries covering three different Fond Du Lac Powwows throughout the year (July, August, and January). The radio documentaries will explore and educate listeners about different aspects of the Fond du Lac community, culture and heritage. Ampers in partnership with WGZS will produce three shows in Fiscal Year 2016 and three in Fiscal Year 2017.

Project Manager
First Name
Joel
Last Name
Glaser
Organization Name
AMPERS
Street Address
2175 Cool Stream Circle
City
Eagan
State
MN
Zip Code
55122
Email
jglaser@ampers.org