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Project Details by Fiscal Year
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
In Progress
Start Date
July 2017
End Date
June 2019
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Minnesota Laws, 2017, Chapter 91, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 14
Appropriation Language

$1,470,000 the first year and $1,666,000 the second year are to the Association of Minnesota Public Educational Radio Stations for production and acquisition grants in accordance with Minnesota Statutes, section 129D.19.

Number of full time equivalents funded
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Listeners will report that they have more knowledge of and information about local cultural/historical events and sites This market is not measured with statistical accuracy. The program will continue to attract a strong audience as determined by fundraising response and feedback from listenerTrack number, ages and cultural backgrounds of program participants to assure that the program reflects the population of the areaTrack and list to assure the program covers diverse parts of the listening regionCollected feedback from participants and the audience will reflect the priorities of the ACHF, such as preservation of historic resources and events for future generations, expanded knowledge about cultural heritage, the audience's experience of a creative skill, etc. The organization will assure fiscal responsibility through a clean audit that fairly represents the finances of Northern Community Radio

Recipient Board Members
Kent Montgomery, Charlie Parson, Marie Kne, Julie Crabb, Doug Baker, Jack Shelton, Christina Brown, Chris Bergquist, Eric Ramlo, Dave Lathrop
Project Overview

With the support of Minnesota musicians featured in KFAI's "Live from Minnesota" concert series, KFAI will produce up to 500 cassette tapes featuring songs from the series. Tapes will be distributed free via social media contests, and at local concerts and events. The purpose is to promote Minnesota musicians and raise awareness about MinneCulture.

Project Manager
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name
KFAI Fresh Air Radio
Street Address
1808 Riverside Avenue
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