Minnesota's Legacy

Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Samaritan Bethany Foundation
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
April 2012
End Date
April 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Olmsted
Olmsted
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
$10,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$2,500
Direct expenses
$12,500
Administration costs
$3,900
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

The presence of local art creates a home-like environment and increases the visibility of 55 local and regional artists.Residents and visitors will be surveyed to see if the artwork evokes expected or unexpected responses.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The artwork is evoking a lot of conversation, memories that they talk about or about the art and artists in general.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Joshua Bargfrede, Doug Boese, Robert Cline, Allen Dollerschell, Julie Edstrom, John Ellingson, Susan Knutson, Dean Stenehjem, Greg Schliesman, Conrad Thompson
Project Overview
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant
Project Details
Art access for life.
Project Manager
First Name
Sue
Last Name
Knutson
Organization Name
Samaritan Bethany Foundation
Street Address
24 8th St NW
City
Rochester
State
MN
Zip Code
55901
Phone
(507) 289-5042x 4103
Email
sknutson@samaritanbethany.com
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