Community Arts Access Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,300
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls AKA Saint Francis Music Center
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
September 2014
End Date
August 2014
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Morrison
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 137, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,300
Other Funds Leveraged
$2,000
Direct expenses
$5,300
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

1) Saint Francis Music Center will offer three chorale groups that are free and open to all singers. 2) Saint Francis Community Chorale and Brothers in Harmony will rehearse weekly from September through May and present two major concerts. 3) The youth chorale will meet for 6 weeks twice a year and perform at two recitals.We evaluate the success of the three vocal groups by... 1) the number of participants; 2) the number of audience members that attend the concerts; and 3) feedback both oral and written from the vocalists and the audiences.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Successfully provided access to the community to participate in the choral arts free of charge. Participation met expectations and majority of participants indicated a positive community and artistic experience.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Beatrice Eichten, Carolita Mauer, Rose Margaret Schneider, Susan Knutson, Robyn Gray
Project Overview
Community Arts Access Project
Project Details
Saint Francis Music Center's Chorale Groups
Project Manager
First Name
Robyn
Last Name
Gray
Organization Name
Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls AKA Saint Francis Music Center
Street Address
116 8th Ave SE
City
Little Falls
State
MN
Zip Code
56345-3539
Phone
(320) 632-0637
Email
rgray@fslf.org
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