Community Arts Support

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,249
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Buffalo Community Theater
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
September 2016
End Date
August 2017
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Wright
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
$8,249
Other Funds Leveraged
$82,969
Direct expenses
$91,218
Administration costs
$8,249
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Retained our part time administrator for another year, contracted with a local graphic designer and increased our annual overall ticket sales by 10%. We will track financial compensation of our Administrator and graphic designer. We will track ticket sales and compare ticketing sales reports from this fiscal year and next, to ascertain changes in overall ticket sales.

Measurable Outcome(s)

We retained our part-time administrator for another year, contracted with a local graphic designer and increased our annual overall ticket sales by 26%. We tracked compensation of our administrator and our graphic designer financially, and tracked overall

Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Project Overview

Community Arts Support

Project Details

Buffalo Community Theater is a 501(c)3 non-profit arts organization in Buffalo, Minnesota.

Project Manager
First Name
Suzanna
Last Name
Joyce
Organization Name
Buffalo Community Theater
Street Address
602 Fir St E PO Box 23
City
Buffalo
State
MN
Zip Code
55313-0023
Phone
(612) 404-0228
Email
zannaj@q.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications

Janice Courtney: Assistant Director of the Saint Cloud State University Program Board, arts advocate, an arts administrator; Linda Brobeck: Visual artist, owner of Crow River North, LLC, served on many of non-profit boards; Al Hams: Founder of Al's Music, author, served on a number of Boards of Directors; Leslie Hanlon: Director of Fundraising and Marketing for the College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Fine Arts Series; Doug Lien: Watercolorist, member of the Central Minnesota Watercolorists, Community Education Art Class instructor; Mark Nelson: Public School Music Teacher, choral director, community theatre director, voice lessons instructor, American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota Board Member.

Advisory Group Members and Qualifications

Janice Courtney: Assistant Director of the Saint Cloud State University Program Board, arts advocate, an arts administrator; Linda Brobeck: Visual artist, owner of Crow River North, LLC, served on many of non-profit boards; Al Hams: Founder of Al's Music, author, served on a number of Boards of Directors; Leslie Hanlon: Director of Fundraising and Marketing for the College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Fine Arts Series; Doug Lien: Watercolorist, member of the Central Minnesota Watercolorists, Community Education Art Class instructor; Mark Nelson: Public School Music Teacher, choral director, community theatre director, voice lessons instructor, American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota Board Member.

Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No