ECRAC ACHF Organization Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,819
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Onamia Area Friends of the Library
Status
Completed
Start Date
November 2012
End Date
August 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Mille Lacs
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education ACHF Cultural Heritage

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,819
Other Funds Leveraged
$0
Direct expenses
$8,819
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

1. The All About Art Workshops will provide arts learning opportunities. 2. The All About Art Family and Community Events, and the May Tent Event provide access to the arts.1. Attendance tracking and participant surveys. 2. Attendance tracking, participant surveys, and informal discussions.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Outcomes were met and survey results are available. Eleven events were held, with approximately 260 persons attending the events/workshops.

Description of Funds
Recipient Board Members
Peter Willis, Tom Enquist, April Weinreich, Christina Straw, Joe Boeringa
Project Overview
Onamia is All About Art
Project Details
Onamia is All About Art infuses the arts into the Mille Lacs area by offering arts education, arts appreciation, and cultural heritage activities for all ages and all skill levels all year long. Ojibwe storytelling, a community art show, block painting, drawing, and music appreciation are all part of the project.
Project Manager
First Name
Eunice
Last Name
Boeringa
Organization Name
Onamia Area Friends of the Library
Street Address
PO Box 555
City
Onamia
State
MN
Zip Code
56359
Phone
(320) 532-4449
Email
oaflibrary@yahoo.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Theresa Bemis: visual artist, Milaca Art Center; Barb Dreyer: visual artist, art educator, Kanabec County Art Association, Pine Center for the Arts; Arne Everson: music educator, East Central Minnesota Chorale, Cambridge Center for the Arts; Laurie Greeninger: art educator, art advocate, visual artist; Vern Hegg: business owner, art advocate, Cambridge Humanities and Education Foundation; Carl Long: art educator, visual artist, Kanabec County Artist Association; Kelli Maag: business owner, Northern Exposures Photography Club, Kanabec County Artist Association; Carla Vita: government, arts advocate.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Theresa Bemis: visual artist, Milaca Art Center; Barb Dreyer: visual artist, art educator, Kanabec County Art Association, Pine Center for the Arts; Arne Everson: music educator, East Central Minnesota Chorale, Cambridge Center for the Arts; Laurie Greeninger: art educator, art advocate, visual artist; Vern Hegg: business owner, art advocate, Cambridge Humanities and Education Foundation; Carl Long: art educator, visual artist, Kanabec County Artist Association; Kelli Maag: business owner, Northern Exposures Photography Club, Kanabec County Artist Association; Carla Vita: government, arts advocate.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No