Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,368
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Mower County Agricultural Society
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
February 2012
End Date
August 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Mower
Legal Citation / Subdivision
2011 Laws of Minnesota, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivison 10
Appropriation Language

These amounts are appropriated to the commissioner of agriculture for grants to county agricultural societies to enhance arts access and education and to preserve and promote Minnesota's history and cultural heritage as embodied in its county fairs. The grants shall be in addition to the aid distributed to county agricultural societies under Minnesota Statutes, section 38.02. The commissioner shall award grants as follows: (1) $700,000 each year distributed in equal amounts to each of the state's county fairs to enhance arts access and education and to preserve and promote Minnesota's history and cultural heritage;

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,368
Other Funds Leveraged
$648
Direct expenses
$7,368
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Track number of exhibits.

Measurable Outcome(s)

No noticeable increase.

Source of Additional Funds

Mower County Agricultural Society

Recipient Board Members
Neal Anderson
Peter Marx
Jerry Risius
Brunce Stundahl
Julie Grass
Larry Rasch
John Mueller
Justin Bickler
Kevin Finley
Melissa Koch
Project Overview

To improve the lighting and display areas in Creative Arts Building.

Project Manager
First Name
Peter
Last Name
Marx
Organization Name
Mower County Agricultural Society
Phone
507-433-1868
Email
info@mowercountyfair.com