Arts Activities Support

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Cultural Society of Filipino-Americans
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Start Date
July 2012
End Date
October 2012
Activity Type
Counties Affected
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Cultural Heritage

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Other Funds Leveraged
Direct expenses
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

To showcase Philippine culture and traditions in an educational and entertaining manner; to pass on to children the dances and traditions of their culture.Staff feedback; audience feedback; audience surveys; group post-performance discussion.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Audiences, especially families and children, appreciated being absorbed in this fun, educational dance program that brought Philippine traditions to life.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Ligaya Carlos, Mar Alojado, Jean Cruz, Willen Korkowski, David Moss, Lourdes Rivera, Teresita Enanoza, Nena Alojado, Rowena Carlson, Ben Carlsten, Carl Cortez, Joey Moss, Carla Murdock, Jane Ungemach
Project Overview
Pamana IX
Project Details
Funding for Pamana IX, a two-hour music and dance production celebrating the Filipino culture. The performance will take place at the Burnsville Performing Arts Center in September 2012.
Project Manager
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name
Cultural Society of Filipino-Americans
Street Address
PO Box 2773
St Paul
Zip Code
(651) 344-3212
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Danielle Schumann: Public Relations, Ordway Center for the Performing Arts; Suzanne Roberts: Advisor, Obsidian Arts; Meaghan Disciorio: Artistic Director, Swandive Theatre; Delta Giordano: Company Member, Theatre Unbound; Ruth Stephens: Board President, Textile Center of Minnesota; Joe Jones: Conductor, Saint Paul Postal Band; Michael Brink: Grant Writer, Angel Foundation; Kris Sorensen: Executive Director, In Progress; Jenea Rewertz-Targui: Arts in Education Coordinator, VSA Minnesota.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Jill Anfang: City of Roseville assistant parks and recreation director; Heather Beal: free-lance architectural writer; Melissa Brechon: retired Carver County Library system director; Kathy Busch: realtor, Shakopee School Board member; Shelly Chamberlain: Minnesota Council of Nonprofits director of operations and human resources; Paul Creager: Gordon Parks High School teacher and administrator, Square Lake Film Festival director; Erika Eklund: Playwrights'Center director of external relations; Joan Elwell: Lakeshore Players Community Theatre Managing Director; Kristi Gaudette: Prior Lake-Savage school district program specialist; Peter Leggett: Walker West Music Academy executive director; Christine Murakami Noonan: Minnesota State Fair Foundation Project Manager; Rachel Smoka-Richardson: Childrens Theatre Company director of institutional giving; Margaret Rog: free-lance grant writer and organizational development consultant; Beth Starbuck: retired consultant; Dameun Strange: free-lance musician and composer; Melissa Wright: William Mitchell College of Law assistant director of Career and Professional Development.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed