Arts Activities Support

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Caponi Art Park AKA Caponi Art Park and Learning Center
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
In Progress
Start Date
October 2018
End Date
August 2019
Activity Type
Counties Affected
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2017 Regular Session, chapter 91, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Other Funds Leveraged
Direct expenses
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

We hope to increase the size of our audience by 15% and to increase participation by Latino, African American and South Asian members of our community by 30%. To evaluate this project we will use attendance figures, audience surveys, artist evaluations, and casual comments from participants.

Source of Additional Funds

Other,local or private

Project Overview

Arts Activities Support

Project Details

Caponi Art Park 2019 Summer Performance Series.

Project Manager
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name
Caponi Art Park AKA Caponi Art Park and Learning Center
Street Address
1205 Diffley Rd
Zip Code
(651) 454-9412
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications

Osman Mohamed Ali: Founder and Executive Director; Lynne Bertalmio: Retired Director; Cristeta Boarini: freelance audio producer, journalist, writer, Tricia Heuring: Public Functionary Executive Director, Alejandra Iannone: Creative Co-Director, Wu Chen Khoo: Technical: Stage Technical Designer,Stage Director, Wendy Lane: Retired Human Resources Consultant, Dayna Martinez: Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, Donna Saul Millen: Events Director, Christal Moose: Manager, Adaobi Okolue: Executive Director, Andrea Sjogren: Adult and Youth Programs Coordinator, Deanna StandingCloud: Program and Community Network Director, Sara Wilson: Attorney.

Advisory Group Members and Qualifications

Adrienne Doyle: Youth Programming, Artistic, Community Service and Development; Bob Peskin: General Management and Administration, Finance and Audit, Fundraising; Karla Arredondo-Payan: Organizational Development, Fundraising, Community Service and Development; Reona Berry: Artistic, Tisidra Jones, Community Education, General Administration.

Conflict of Interest Disclosed