Minnesota's Legacy

Arts Legacy Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Goodridge Veterans Memorial Park
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
December 2011
End Date
June 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Pennington
Pennington
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
$14,353
Direct expenses
$24,353
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

The number of Minnesotans who are able to view high quality art increases with the installation of a new sculpture in Goodridge by a local artist.Exit survey at dedication ceremony. Feedback and comments in park's guest book.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The artwork project made our community aware of how many local young men served our country at home and abroad realizing that some gave the ultimate sacrifice. Increased interest in future plans to build an amphitheatre.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Aldon Hyland, Don Jensen, Berny Vraa, Dawn Hanson, Lynn Hanson, Brian Bjerklie, Clayton Johnsrud, Trudy Hyland, Donnie Vraa, Dave Brown, John Lovly, Bob Homme
Project Overview
Veterans memorial
Project Details
Create veterans memorial sculpture/public art piece by a local artist.
Project Manager
First Name
Bernadine
Last Name
Vraa
Organization Name
Goodridge Veterans Memorial Park
Street Address
33501 130th St NE
City
Goodridge
State
MN
Zip Code
56725
Phone
(218) 378-4344
Email
djensen@gvtel.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Kimberley Johnson: arts advocate, social worker; Kay Rosengren: retired visual art school teacher, visual artist, actor; Barbara Geer: Theatrical Director, actor, musician, textile artist; Deanna Swendseid: performing arts volunteer; Ken Kylmanen: visual artist, visual teacher, framer; Faye Auchenpaugh: musician, arts advocate; Kristine Goddard-Anderson: Lawyer, textile artist; Patricia Jacklitch: Arts performing arts board member, library board member; Eryn Killough: jewelry artist; Dale Knotek: arts organizational leader; Bruce Reeves: University Instructor, arts advocate, visual artist; Charles Erickson: librarian, arts advocate, arts board member; Aliza Olson: textile artist, college instructor.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Kimberley Johnson: arts advocate, social worker; Kay Rosengren: retired visual art school teacher, visual artist, actor; Barbara Geer: Theatrical Director, actor, musician, textile artist; Deanna Swendseid: performing arts volunteer; Ken Kylmanen: visual artist, visual teacher, framer; Faye Auchenpaugh: musician, arts advocate; Kristine Goddard-Anderson: Lawyer, textile artist; Patricia Jacklitch: Arts performing arts board member, library board member; Eryn Killough: jewelry artist; Dale Knotek: arts organizational leader; Bruce Reeves: University Instructor, arts advocate, visual artist; Charles Erickson: librarian, arts advocate, arts board member; Aliza Olson: textile artist, college instructor.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No