ECRAC ACHF Organization Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,302
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Saint Croix River Education District We R Able AKA We R Able
Recipient Type
K-12 Education
Status
Completed
Start Date
January 2013
End Date
June 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Chisago
Pine
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
$6,302
Other Funds Leveraged
$467
Direct expenses
$6,769
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

1. Engage the audience with ethnic music 2. Allow audience to reflect on their concert experience 3. Create awareness of arts programming.1. Attendance tracking. 2. Participant surveys.

Measurable Outcome(s)

321 persons attended 7 concerts. This was 107% of the projected audience numbers. 11 artists participated in the events. Evaluation results are available.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Noel Stensrud, Julie Domaogalla, Mary Ellen Van Rueden, Randy Westby, Robert Shuey, Scott Tryon, Kim Gibbons
Project Overview
Seven Concerts in the We R Able Service Area
Project Details
Seven concerts will be hosted highlighting the music of Ireland and Sweden.
Project Manager
First Name
Valorie
Last Name
Arrowsmith
Organization Name
Saint Croix River Education District We R Able AKA We R Able
Street Address
425 S Dana Ave PO Box 637
City
Rush City
State
MN
Zip Code
55069
Phone
(320) 358-1210
Email
varrowsmith@scred.k12.mn.us
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