Arts and Cultural Heritage

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Waseca Arts Council, Inc.
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
April 2013
End Date
June 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Waseca
Steele
Rice
Blue Earth
Le Sueur
Nicollet
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$0
Direct expenses
$15,000
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

The number of Minnesotans who are able to participate in the arts increases.We will add a couple questions to our current survey document that asks how this equipment or facilities upgrade will be helpful or visible to the public; and increase our arts programming ability.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The number of Minnesotans who were able to participate in the arts increased.

Description of Funds
Recipient Board Members
Deanna Bendix, Carroll Galvin, Karen Krause, Rick Morris, Kent Schultz, Mark Christiansen, Blair Nelson, Rachel Knutson, Andrew Breck, Monica Priebe, Bob Mickelson
Project Overview
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Project Details
They will complete the renovation of the basement in their new facility to create classroom space; which includes finishing the walls, ceiling and floor and installing a bathroom and utility sink for art classes. The arts center provides classes and gallery exhibits each month.
Project Manager
First Name
Patricia
Last Name
Beckmann
Organization Name
Waseca Arts Council, Inc.
Street Address
200 State St N
City
Waseca
State
MN
Zip Code
56093-2810
Phone
(507) 835-1701
Email
patbeckmann@wasecaartscouncil.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Denice Evers: retired teacher and volunteer with Springfield Community Theater; Mary Jane Glawe: visual artist; Nancy Goettl: adjunct faculty at Minnesota State University, Mankato; Sara Krassin: arts administration for the Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota; Joe McCabe: St James City Manager, volunteer with the Saint James Community Theater; Lill Robinson: retired Language Arts teacher, volunteer with Blue Earth Community Theater; Paula Scheffler: substitute teacher in LeSueur; Melanie Schmidt: high school speech coach, Program Director for Mankato Community Education; Bonnie Taplin: volunteer with Interlaken Heritage Days Festival in Fairmont; Elizabeth Traxler: teacher, director and playwright; Gina Wenger: professor at Minnesota State University, Mankato; Greg Wilkins: Director of Student Activities at Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Denice Evers: retired teacher and volunteer with Springfield Community Theater; Mary Jane Glawe: visual artist; Nancy Goettl: adjunct faculty at Minnesota State University, Mankato; Sara Krassin: arts administration for the ChildrenÆs Museum of Southern Minnesota; Joe McCabe: St James City Manager, volunteer with the Saint James Community Theater; Craig Nelson: business management and information technology; Lill Robinson: retired Language Arts teacher, volunteer with Blue Earth Community Theater; Melanie Schmidt: high school speech coach and Program Director for Mankato Community Education; Bonnie Taplin: volunteer with Interlaken Heritage Days Festival in Fairmont; Elizabeth Traxler: teacher, director, playwright; Gina Wenger: professor at Minnesota State University, Mankato; Greg Wilkins: Director of Student Activities at Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No