Community Arts Access Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
FoxFire Festivals at the Farm
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
In Progress
Start Date
July 2016
End Date
September 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Crow Wing
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2015 Special Session, chapter 2, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$5,000
Direct expenses
$10,000
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

As a result of this project, the following goals will be achieved: At least 400 people will experience live music in a unique outdoor, farm setting. 90% of audience survey respondents will rate the performance as "excellent" or "very good." 90% of performers will rate the performance venue as "excellent" or "very good." Gate count. Exit surveys of attendees. Exit surveys of artists.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Project Overview
Community Arts Access Project
Project Details
Foxfire Festivals Field of Dreams Roots Concert Series
Project Manager
First Name
Arlene
Last Name
Jones
Organization Name
FoxFire Festivals at the Farm
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
Michael Sander: community theater activist, retired educator; Millie Engisch: visual artist, graphic designer, arts administrator; Sue Johnson: retired music educator, vocalist, community leader; Cathy Hartle: retired nonprofit professional, community development specialist; Dawn Espe: Community development professional, arts consumer and advocate; Allan Lynk: community theater enthusiast, arts consumer and advocate; Fred Rogers: community theatre activist; Lauren Nickisch: retired music teacher, community arts leader; Mark Turner: Five Wings Arts Council Staff with over 25 years’ experience in arts administration.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Michael Sander: community theater activist, retired educator; Millie Engisch: visual artist, graphic designer, arts administrator; Sue Johnson: retired music educator, vocalist, community leader; Cathy Hartle: retired nonprofit professional, community development specialist; Dawn Espe: Community development professional, arts consumer and advocate; Allan Lynk: community theater enthusiast, arts consumer and advocate; Fred Rogers: community theatre activist; Lauren Nickisch: retired music teacher, community arts leader; Mark Turner: Five Wings Arts Council Staff with over 25 years’ experience in arts administration.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No