Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,368
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Renville County Agricultural Society
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
In Progress
Start Date
March 2012
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
Recipient Board Members
Andrew Rudeen
Laura Melberg
Scott Stevens
Darin Stranberg
Paul Erickson
Barb Squibb
Justin Vogt
Byron Bettenhausen
Tanar Haala
Luke Taylor
Shannon Hansen
Jeff Englemann
Kristina Gass
Jake Kramer
Dan Elfering
Nate Scharmer
Ben Bohlin
Carolyn Jungers
Troy Nelson
John Runke
Jamie Bohlin
Project Overview

To highlight local talent by enhancing the fine arts display area. Track lighting will improve visibility, and a concrete floor will make the building more accessible to individuals with wheelchairs, walkers, and strollers.

Project Manager
First Name
Laura
Last Name
Melberg
Organization Name
Renville County Agricultural Society
Street Address
Highway 5
City
Bird Island
State
MN
Zip Code
55310