Arts Project Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,920
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Friends of B'nai Abraham
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
May 2013
End Date
October 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
St. Louis
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education ACHF Cultural Heritage

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,920
Other Funds Leveraged
$5,370
Direct expenses
$8,290
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Bring high quality cultural programs to the people of Virginia and the surrounding communities.Audience numbers, written surveys and interviews by Board members attending concerts.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The goal was met to bring professional musicians to the Range community and using the building. Increase in attendance.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Marjorie Ostrov, Dr. Charles Ostrov, Dianne Siegel, Leighton Siegel, Ann Phillips, Audra Keller, Mike Blehert, Judy Karon, Marilyn Chait, Larry Chait, Elaine Chait, Jim Rubenstein, Alan Milavetz, Katherine Tane
Project Overview
Arts Project Grant
Project Details
Present two musical programs for the residents of Virginia and the surrounding communities as well as tourists.
Project Manager
First Name
Dianne
Last Name
Siegel
Organization Name
Friends of B'nai Abraham
Street Address
328 5th St S
City
Virginia
State
MN
Zip Code
55792
Phone
(612) 867-1494
Email
1siegel1005@gmail.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Josh Aerie: cellist, orchestra conductor, college music instructor; Nancy Daley: hand made paper maker, instructor at North House Folk School; Ken Bloom: Director of the Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota-Duluth; Erling Ellison: jewelry designer and creator, speech coach and judge, director of Garrison Art Fair; Jeff Adams: published playwright, Founder and Director of Ice Box Radio Theater; Marcie McIntire: traditional beadwork Ojibwe artist, gallery owner and educator; Peter Pestalozzi: furniture maker, instructor North House Folk School; Janeen Carey: vocalist, retired Hibbing Community College librarian and information media specialist; Catherine Meier: website designer, printmaker, drawer, animator; David Beard: Assistant Professor University of Minnesota-Duluth writing studies; Mark King: actor, theater reviewer, musician; Victoria Olson: stage and radio theater actor, instrumentalist, accompanist, speech judge; Adam Guggemos: graphic designer, art events promoter; Kate Fitzgerald: Program Director North Shore Music Association, writer; Whitley Mike: Communications and Media Arts Major, College of Saint Scholastica; Ashley Kolka: Project Coordinator, MacRostie Art Center, visual artist, writer; Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Josh Aerie: cellist, orchestra conductor, college music instructor; Nancy Daley: hand made paper maker, instructor at North House Folk School; Ken Bloom: Director of the Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota-Duluth; Erling Ellison: jewelry designer and creator, speech coach and judge, director of Garrison Art Fair; Jeff Adams: published playwright, Founder and Director of Ice Box Radio Theater; Marcie McIntire: traditional beadwork Ojibwe artist, gallery owner and educator; Peter Pestalozzi: furniture maker, instructor at North House Folk School; Janeen Carey: vocalist, retired Hibbing Community College librarian and information media specialist; Catherine Meier: website designer, printmaker, drawer, animator; David Beard: Assistant Professor University of Minnesota-Duluth writing studies; Mark King: actor, theater reviewer, musician; Victoria Olson: stage and radio theater actor, instrumentalist, accompanist, speech judge; Adam Guggemos: graphic designer, art events promoter; Kate Fitzgerald: Program Director for North Shore Music Association, writer; Whitley Mike: Communications and Media Arts Major, College of Saint Scholastica; Ashley Kolka: Project Coordinator for MacRostie Art Center, visual artist, writer; Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No