AMPERS-WGZS Presents: Ogichida Voices; Conversations with Fond du Lac Military Veterans

Project Details by Fiscal Year
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Start Date
July 2015
End Date
June 2017
Project Overview

Ampers will use the interviews conducted for Veterans Voices': Fond du Lac Warriors to create a series of longer segments to be used in conjunction with the shorter segments on-air as that WGZS will also provide to other organizations within the Fond du Lac community to be used as educational materials and archived as a verbal history and permanent tribute to these very important members of the community.

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 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 (e).
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
.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 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
Project Manager
First Name
Joel
Last Name
Glaser
Organization Name
Ampers
Street Address
2175 Cool Stream Circle
City
Eagan
State
MN
Zip Code
55122
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