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General Operating Support

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,720
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Southeastern Minnesota Youth Orchestras AKA SEMYO
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
September 2012
End Date
March 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Dodge
Fillmore
Goodhue
Mower
Olmsted
Dodge
Fillmore
Goodhue
Mower
Olmsted
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,720
Other Funds Leveraged
$11,810
Direct expenses
$13,530
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Provides a variety of opportunities for residents of southeastern Minnesota to participate in the arts.Success measured through audience size and written feedback when appropriate.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The goals of the proposal included providing high quality performances which are open to the community, to make the arts accessible to everyone from pre-school students to seniors. In addition to increasing access to the arts for the community, promoting

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Nathan Clarke, Teresa Flinchbaugh, Judy Hickey, Linda Hillenbrand, Jan Jasperson, Jill Maraganore, Sherri McMeeking, Aaron Pompeian, Ana Scheel, Tony Smithson, Vicki Tierney, Lynn Torsher, Jocelyn Woog
Project Overview
General Operating Support
Project Details
Rehearsal space and concert venues.
Project Manager
First Name
Jocelyn
Last Name
Woog
Organization Name
Southeastern Minnesota Youth Orchestras AKA SEMYO
Street Address
1001 14th St NW Ste 450
City
Rochester
State
MN
Zip Code
55902
Phone
(507) 282-1718
Email
jwoog@charter.net
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Liz Bucheit: owner/artist Crown Trout Jewelers; Alan Calavano: Rochester Male Chorus; Carolyn Hiller: Choral Arts Ensemble; William Hoy: playwright and songwriter; Mike Larson: Loft-McKnight Fellow in Poetry; Katie Leo: Minnesota State Arts Board Cultural Community Liaison; Jane Olive: Mantorville Theatre Company; Kathy Rush: Lockwood Theatre Company; Tom Willis: visual artist.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Andrea Costopoulos: board president Rochester Arts Council; Emilio DeGrazia: executive director Great River Review; Daved Driscoll: artistic director Northland Words-Words Players Theatre; Drue Fergison: musicologist with dance and literary expertise; Ryan Heinritz: executive director Paradise Center for the Arts; Teresa Kauffmann: photographer and public information officer City of Albert Lea; Connie Nelson: retired choral music educator; Scott Roberts: Business Director Owatonna Arts Center; Judy Saye-Willis: former director Faribault Art Center; Deb Wasmund: coordinator Red Wing Fall Festival of the Arts.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No