Minnesota's Legacy

Operating Support Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,491
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Pine Center for the Arts
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
July 2015
End Date
June 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Pine
Chisago
Kanabec
Pine
Chisago
Kanabec
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2015 Special Session, chapter 2, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,491
Other Funds Leveraged
$29,991
Direct expenses
$37,482
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.00
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

1. To expand art class and summer art programs offerings. 2. To establish a sustainable financial position and improve the facility. Attendance tracking; Survey of audience and participants.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Pine Center for the Arts provided arts education classes and storefront gallery space for artists to display their work. The organization also examined its mission as an arts organization and developed a strategic plan for its fiscal health and longevity.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Bonnie Menigo, Ward Mehlan, Sara Helseth, JoLynn Howard, Amber Shuey, Nathan Johnson, Mike Gainor, Pjay Siltanen, Wayne Gilman
Project Overview
Operating Support Grant
Project Details
During the Operating Support for Pine Center for the Arts, the organization will provide arts education, classes, and storefront gallery for artists to display their work. The organization will also examine its mission as an arts organization and develop
Project Manager
First Name
Ward
Last Name
Mehlan
Organization Name
Pine Center for the Arts, Inc.
Street Address
265 5th St SE PO Box 308
City
Pine City
State
MN
Zip Code
55063
Phone
(651) 324-8783
Email
wmehlan@hotmail.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; Carl Long: Art Educator, Visual Artist, Kanabec County Artist Association; Nancy Hoffman: Government, 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; Carl Long: Art Educator, Visual Artist, Kanabec County Artist Association; Nancy Hoffman: Government, Art Advocate.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No