Community Arts Access Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,500
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Lakes Area Music Festival
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 Arts Access

2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,500
Other Funds Leveraged
$1,310
Direct expenses
$2,810
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Engage new and returning audience, effectively drawing 90% of Prelude audiences to attend future festival activities.1. Audience figures will be collected by headcount and recorded at each concert. 2. A paper evaluation will be given at each concert asking how many previous Lakes Area Music Festival events individuals have attended, whether they plan to attend future events in 2014, where they reside, and requesting feedback on the concert. 3. Evaluation of media coverage will be measured by successfully gaining coverage in each community, and by increased attendance.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Successful chamber music festival with an estimated 25% increase in overall participation over previous year. Vast Majority of participants indicating a positive experience.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Tim Yeh, Mary Farmer, Joey Halvorson, Sheri Dryden, Alice Ritter, Mary Anne Bennett, Cheryl Karlgaard, Millie Engisch-Morris, Scott Lykins
Project Overview
Community Arts Access Project
Project Details
Prelude Series 2014
Project Manager
First Name
Scott
Last Name
Lykins
Organization Name
Lakes Area Music Festival
Street Address
PO Box 96
City
Brainerd
State
MN
Zip Code
56401
Phone
(585) 355-6868
Email
scott@lakesareamusic.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