Arts and Cultural Heritage

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Northfield Healthy Community Initiative
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Start Date
December 2016
End Date
November 2017
Activity Type
Counties Affected
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2015 Special Session, chapter 2, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education

2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Other Funds Leveraged
Direct expenses
Administration costs
Number of full time equivalents funded
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Provide access to artist workshops to more than 500 Northfield youth. Tracking of attendance at all of the PRIMEtime-supported arts workshops. This will be entered into the online Cityspan data tracking system. The project will also continue to have youth complete year-end evaluations to measure impact.

Measurable Outcome(s)

GOAL: At least 500 low-income and/or at-risk youth will take part in art enrichment activities led by local artists. ACTUAL: 506 youth.

Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Beth Ayotte, Erin Bailey, Barry Carlson, Willy Conde, Bridget Conway, Kris Estenson, Elsa Hoff, Anna Kochevar, Lisa Malecha, Mark Mohlke, Anne Meyer-Ruppel, Connie Nelson, Monte Nelson, Randy Olson, Olive Omoro, Athena Pitsavas, Claudia Romßn JimΘnez, Tan
Project Overview

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Project Details

Spotlight on Youth

Project Manager
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name
Northfield Healthy Community Initiative
Street Address
1651 Jefferson Pkwy Ste HS128
Zip Code
(507) 664-3524
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications

Kjel Alkire: art faculty at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota; John Becker: art business owner; Hal Cropp: Executive Director of Commonweal Theatre; Daved Driscoll: Executive Director of Northland Words; Julie Fakler: Director of Operations at Paradise Center for the Arts; Drue Fergison: linguist, writer; Lee Gundersheimer: theatre artist and director; Connie Nelson: music educator; Jane Olive: costumer; Steve Schmidt: musician, arts administrator.

Advisory Group Members and Qualifications

Andrea Gaffke: artist; Judy Hickey: arts administrator; David Kassler: composer; Marie Maher: arts administrator; Carter Martin, arts administrator; Kathy Peterson: playwright; Mary Ruth: artist; Jon Swanson: arts administrator.

Conflict of Interest Disclosed