Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Waseca Arts Council, Inc.
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
October 2013
End Date
January 2014
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Blue Earth
Le Sueur
Steele
Waseca
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 137, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$6,750
Direct expenses
$13,750
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

The quality, types and number of arts opportunities in our region, and the organizations or venues that offer them increases.They will do surveys at all grant funded events. One question will be added to the survey asking how they heard about the event, in order to create new audiences via a marketing campaign for 2013-14.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The quality, types and number of arts opportunities in our region, and the organizations or venues that offer them increased.

Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Karen Krause, Rachel Knutson, Rick Morris, Kent Schultz, Deanna Bendix, Andrew Breck, Mark Christianson, Blair Nelson, Monica Priebe
Project Overview
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Project Details
They will continue their monthly art exhibitions, and use funds for new events at the Art Center including two concerts, one on November 16 featuring New Richland artists Gavin Berg and Meghan Krause, and one on January 18, 2014 featuring country music by
Project Manager
First Name
Patricia
Last Name
Beckmann
Organization Name
Waseca Arts Council, Inc.
Street Address
200 N State St
City
Waseca
State
MN
Zip Code
56093-2810
Phone
(507) 835-1701
Email
patbeckmann@wasecaartscouncil.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Mary Jane Glawe: visual artist; Nancy Goettl: adjunct faculty at Minnesota State University-Mankato; Sara Krassin: arts administration for ChildrenÆs Museum of Southern Minnesota; Joe McCabe: St James City Manager, volunteer with 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, Program Director for Mankato Community Education; Lauren Shoemaker: Music Instructor at Saint Peter Public Schools; Bonnie Taplin: volunteer with Interlaken Heritage Days Festival; Elizabeth Traxler: teacher, playwright, director; Dennis Van Moorlehem: retired teacher, volunteer on fair boards and community festivals; Stacey Watje: actor, singer, active member of Springfield Community Theatre; Gina Wenger: professor at Minnesota State University-Mankato; Greg Wilkins: Director of Student Activities at Minnesota State University-Mankato.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Mary Jane Glawe: visual artist; Nancy Goettl: adjunct faculty at Minnesota State University-Mankato; Sara Krassin: arts administration for ChildrenÆs Museum of Southern Minnesota; Joe McCabe: St James City Manager, volunteer with 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, Program Director for Mankato Community Education; Lauren Shoemaker: Music Instructor at Saint Peter Public Schools; Bonnie Taplin: volunteer with Interlaken Heritage Days Festival; Elizabeth Traxler: teacher, playwright, director; Dennis Van Moorlehem: retired teacher, volunteer on fair boards and community festivals; Stacey Watje: actor, singer, active member of Springfield Community Theatre; Gina Wenger: professor at Minnesota State University-Mankato; Greg Wilkins: Director of Student Activities at Minnesota State University-Mankato.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No