Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,600
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Freeborn County Agricultural Society
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
Completed
Start Date
April 2012
End Date
August 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Freeborn
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,600
Other Funds Leveraged
$6,700
Direct expenses
$11,300
Administration costs
$500
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

More art and heritage can be brought to the fair through funding of the Broadway shows.Fair board will attend and survey the shows for audience reaction and count audience members by gender and age.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Large crowds came out and enjoyed the theatre performance. Survey comments showed the people really enjoyed the show.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Norm Fredin, Paul Hansen, Larry Irvine, Don Nolander, Gordon Toenges, Troy Thompson, Mike Woitas
Project Overview
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant
Project Details
A Touch of Broadway.
Project Manager
First Name
Norman
Last Name
Fredin
Organization Name
Freeborn County Agricultural Society
Street Address
PO Box 128 1031 Bridge Ave
City
Albert Lea
State
MN
Zip Code
56007
Phone
(507) 383-6965
Email
fcfair@smig.net
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Emilio DeGrazia: executive director Great River Review; Daved Driscoll: artistic director Northland Words/Words Players Theatre; Drue Fergison: musicologist with dance and literary expertise; Ryan Heinritz: executive director Paradise Center for the Arts; Teresa Kauffmann: photographer and public information officer City of Albert Lea; Paula Michel: secretary Harmony Arts Board; Scott Roberts: Business Director Owatonna Arts Center; Judy Saye-Willis: former director Faribault Art Center; Deb Wasmund: coordinator Red Wing Fall Festival of the Arts.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Andrea Costopoulos: board president Rochester Arts Council; Emilio DeGrazia: executive director Great River Review; Daved Driscoll: artistic director Northland Words/Words Players Theatre; Drue Fergison: musicologist with dance and literary expertise; Ryan Heinritz: executive director Paradise Center for the Arts; Teresa Kauffmann: photographer and public information officer City of Albert Lea; Paula Michel: secretary Harmony Arts Board; Connie Nelson: retired choral music educator; Scott Roberts: Business Director Owatonna Arts Center; Judy Saye-Willis: former director Faribault Art Center; Deb Wasmund: coordinator Red Wing Fall Festival of the Arts.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No