Community Arts Access Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
FoxFire Festivals
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
July 2014
End Date
July 2014
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Crow Wing
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 137, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Cultural Heritage

2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$4,750
Direct expenses
$9,750
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Specific and measurable outcomes are artists involved, audience participants and demographics of participants (adult and children/performance artists and audience/gate count measures), grading of artistic value, production quality, physical plant and support accommodations will also be measured.Attendees and artists will be asked to participate in a brief voluntary survey. Attendees by gate count is easily measured. Principles of documentation are well understood by the board of directors of Foxfire Festivals at The Farm and The Farm on Saint Mathias.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Successful public arts access activity with majority of participants indicating a positive experience.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Amanda Whittemore, Chip Borkenhagen, Natt Cooper, Matt Taylor, Robert Jones, Arlene Jones
Project Overview
Community Arts Access Project
Project Details
Foxfire Festivals at The Farm 6th Annual Mid Summer Faire and Celtic Celebration
Project Manager
First Name
Arlene
Last Name
Jones
Organization Name
FoxFire Festivals
Street Address
7579 St Mathias Rd PO Box 462
City
Brainerd
State
MN
Zip Code
56401
Phone
(612) 695-2721
Email
stmathiasfarm@gmail.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Laura Busch: community theatre activist; Pat Dullum: retired music teacher, community theatre activist; Peg Churchwell: graphic designer, artistic community leader; Don Hoffman: photographer, active in men's chorus and community theatre; Fred Rogers: community theatre activist; Lauren Nickisch: retired music teacher, community arts leader; Mary Schmidt: Arts educator, dancer; Terry Verkuilen: Visual artist, community arts leader; Laura Hansen: Literary artist, community arts leader; Mark Turner: Five Wings Arts Council Staff, over 20 yearsÆ experience in arts administration.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Laura Busch: community theatre activist; Pat Dullum: retired music teacher, community theatre activist; Peg Churchwell: graphic designer, artistic community leader; Don Hoffman: photographer, active in men's chorus and community theatre; Fred Rogers: community theatre activist; Lauren Nickisch: retired music teacher, community arts leader; Mary Schmidt: Arts educator, dancer; Terry Verkuilen: Visual artist, community arts leader; Laura Hansen: Literary artist, community arts leader; Mark Turner: Five Wings Arts Council Staff, over 20 yearsÆ experience in arts administration.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No