Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,368
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Sherburne County Fair
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
In Progress
Start Date
March 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Sherburne
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
Lori Sowers
Roger Kostreba
Carole Iten
Velvet Longtin
Meghan Matteson
John Riebel Sr
Terry Sowers
Leo Mazer
Dan Faber
Chris DeMars
Rod Eggink
Katrina Iten
Doug LaFontaine
Marv Ziner
Zachery Zeroth
Ron Hubbard
Sue Johnson
Andrew Lewis
Nick Paine
Chad Tirevold
Irene Kostreba
Dan Johnson
Project Overview

To highlight arts and cultural heritage at the Sherburne County Fair. Funds will be used to create a history book chronicling 125 years of the Sherburne County Fair, improve the lighting in the fine arts display area, and create a butterfly house to educate visitors about the dwindling population of Minnesota's State Butterfly, the Monarch.

Project Manager
First Name
Irene
Last Name
Kostreba
Organization Name
Sherburne County Fair
Street Address
13372 Business Center Drive
City
Elk River
State
MN
Zip Code
55330