Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,368
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Morrison County Agricultural Society
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
In Progress
Start Date
April 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Morrison
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
Direct expenses
$7,368
Recipient Board Members
Rhonda Amundson
Jason Olson
Mark Hieneckie
Don Aderman
Project Overview

To build a mobile stage and purchase sound and lighting equipment, in order to increase the fair's ability to host arts and cultural heritage programming.

Project Manager
First Name
Jason
Last Name
Olson
Organization Name
Morrison County Agricultural Society
Street Address
PO Box 218
City
Motley
State
MN
Zip Code
56466