Minnesota's Legacy

Arts Legacy Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,970
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Summer Arts Stages AKA Summer Arts Safari
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
April 2012
End Date
August 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Polk
Marshall
Pennington
Polk
Marshall
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
$8,970
Other Funds Leveraged
$26,773
Direct expenses
$35,743
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Real or perceived barriers to arts participation and arts access are identified and addressed.We will provide our camps with an Outcome Evaluation Plan which determines the effectiveness of our camperships. We will provide a survey with a rating scale of 1-5 and a comment section for the participants and parent volunteers of each community we ser

Measurable Outcome(s)

Our participation increased by quite a margin. Our artists assumed a greater leadership role. With more student participants involved, we exposed more individuals to theater arts in a fun, educational way.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Stephanie Larson, Patricia Jacklitch, Patrick Garry, Missy Thompson, Lori Peterson
Project Overview
Stages theater camp
Project Details
Production of the Stages theater camp and performance for students in East Grand Forks, and training and development for Safari, their traveling children's theatre experience for local communities and their youth throughout the remainder of the summer.
Project Manager
First Name
Stephanie
Last Name
Larson
Organization Name
Summer Arts Stages AKA Summer Arts Safari
Street Address
1505 19th St NW PO Box 521
City
East Grand Forks
State
MN
Zip Code
56721-1001
Phone
(218) 773-8870
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
Yes