Minnesota's Legacy

ECRAC ACHF Organization Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Paradise Community Theatre Association, Inc. AKA Paradise Theatre
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
November 2012
End Date
March 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Chisago
Isanti
Pine
Kanabec
Mille Lacs
Chisago
Isanti
Pine
Kanabec
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

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$6,772
Direct expenses
$21,772
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

1. Remove mold so that theatre remains accessible to the public. 2. Continue to provide theatre events.1. Survey of attendees. 2. Tracking of social media.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Project outcomes were met and attendance at events was increased. Evaluation results are available.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Larry Brettinge, Robert Lanoue, Danna Woods, William King, Jackie Stevens, Jared Faust, Peg Carlson, Lori Anderson, Karen Amundson
Project Overview
Paradise Theatre Renovation Project
Project Details
This is a theatre renovation project including mold removal and artistic renovation to restore the theatre's accessibility and original grandeur.
Project Manager
First Name
Eric
Last Name
Carlisle
Organization Name
Paradise Community Theatre Association, Inc. AKA Paradise Theatre
Street Address
237 Union St S PO Box 238
City
Mora
State
MN
Zip Code
55051
Phone
(320) 679-3964
Email
paradise@paradise-theatre.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