Bois Forte Resource Center

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,400
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Bois Forte
Recipient Type
Tribal Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
July 2018
End Date
June 2019
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
St. Louis
St. Louis
Hennepin
Legal Citation / Subdivision
MN 2017 Session Law, Regular Session, Chapter 91, Article 4 Subd. 9
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,400
Direct expenses
$100,363
Administration costs
$10,036
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.1
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

The proposed project is expected to increase the number of Bois Forte community's members that are actively engaging and learning the Ojibwe language and culture.

Recipient Board Members
Cathy Chavers (Chair) David Morrison Sr. (Secretary/Treasurer) Peter Boney (District 2 Representative) Travis Morrison (District 1 Representative) Shane Drift (District 1 Representative)
Project Overview

Language and Culture Resource Center to locate and centralize the existing resources relating to the Bois Forte Language and culuture. To also provide Bois Forte community with opportunities to learn the language and culture, not only in an edcuational setting but also in a hands on setting while engaging cultural practices.

Project Manager
First Name
Leanne
Last Name
Hoffman
Organization Name
Bois Forte Band of Ojibwe
Street Address
5344 Lake Shore Drive
City
Nett Lake
State
MN
Zip Code
55772
Phone
218/757-3124
Email
llhoffman@boisforte-nsn.gov