Minnesota's Legacy

ECRAC Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Chisago Lakes Community Education
Recipient Type
K-12 Education
Status
Completed
Start Date
January 2015
End Date
May 2015
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Chisago
Chisago
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 137, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Education

2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$6,525
Direct expenses
$21,525
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

1. Children will be engaged in arts learning opportunities in various genres. 2. Professional artists will be contracted to teach. Attendance tracking; survey of participants, artists, and audience.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Children were engaged and artists were contracted with 19 workshops completed and six open to the public events.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Mark Leigh, Lori Berg, Danielle Strenke, Brenda Carlson, Jerry Vitalis, Thomas Lawler
Project Overview
ECRAC Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant
Project Details
During the Children Create project, Chisago Lakes Community education will contract with 21 local artists to teach their artistic skills and share their artistic passions with the K-8th Grade youth of southern Chisago County.
Project Manager
First Name
Barrett
Last Name
Hindt
Organization Name
Chisago Lakes Community Education
Street Address
13750 Lake Blvd
City
Lindstrom
State
MN
Zip Code
55045
Phone
(651) 213-2600
Email
bhindt@chisagolakes.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; Darrell Vincent: Art Advocate; Carl Long: Art Educator, Visual Artist, Kanabec County Artist Association; Kelli Maag: Business Owner, Northern Exposures Photography Club, Kanabec County Artist Association; Tom Karas: Business Owner, Art 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; Darrell Vincent: Art Advocate; Carl Long: Art Educator, Visual Artist, Kanabec County Artist Association; Kelli Maag: Business Owner, Northern Exposures Photography Club, Kanabec County Artist Association; Tom Karas: Business Owner, Art Advocate.