Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,780
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Le Sueur County Historical Society
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
May 2014
End Date
November 2014
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Blue Earth
Le Sueur
Nicollet
Rice
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
$5,780
Other Funds Leveraged
$7,780
Direct expenses
$13,560
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

The quality, type and number of arts opportunities in our region, and the organizations or venues that offer them increases.Evaluation of patron experience will be accomplished through an on-site survey, audience and board member interviews, and data collection of attendance and event numbers.

Measurable Outcome(s)

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

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Clarence Mager, Bill Stangler, Jenifer Morsching, Bob Schaffer, Dean Hass, Kathy Burns
Project Overview
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Project Details
They will purchase multi-functional art panels to display artwork in 2014 and store artwork from their permanent collection.
Project Manager
First Name
Kathy
Last Name
Burns
Organization Name
Le Sueur County Historical Society
Street Address
PO Box 123
City
Le Center
State
MN
Zip Code
56028
Phone
(507) 267-4091
Email
info@lesueurcountyhistory.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Mary Jane Glawe: visual artist; Sara Krassin: arts administration for the Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota; Joe McCabe: St James City Manager, and volunteer with the St James Community Theater; Craig Nelson: business management and information technology; Lill Robinson: retired Language Arts teacher, and volunteer with the Blue Earth Community Theater; Melanie Schmidt: high school speech coach, and Program Director for Mankato Community Education; Lauren Shoemaker: Music Instructor at Saint Peter Public Schools; Bonnie Taplin: volunteer with the Interlaken Heritage Days Festival in Fairmont; Elizabeth Traxler: teacher, and has written and directed plays; Dennis Van Moorlehem: retired teacher and volunteer on fair boards and community festivals; Stacey Watje: actor, singer, and active member of the Springfield Community Theatre; Gina Wenger: a college professor at Minnesota State University, Mankato; Greg Wilkins: the Director of Student Activities at Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Mary Jane Glawe: visual artist; Sara Krassin: arts administration for the Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota; Joe McCabe: St James City Manager, and volunteer with the St James Community Theater; Craig Nelson: business management and information technology; Lill Robinson: retired Language Arts teacher, and volunteer with the Blue Earth Community Theater; Melanie Schmidt: high school speech coach, and Program Director for Mankato Community Education; Lauren Shoemaker: Music Instructor at Saint Peter Public Schools; Bonnie Taplin: volunteer with the Interlaken Heritage Days Festival in Fairmont; Elizabeth Traxler: teacher, and has written and directed plays; Dennis Van Moorlehem: retired teacher and volunteer on fair boards and community festivals; Stacey Watje: actor, singer, and active member of the Springfield Community Theatre; Gina Wenger: a college professor at Minnesota State University, Mankato; Greg Wilkins: the Director of Student Activities at Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No