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Quick Start Grants

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$40
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Rachael E. Kilgour
Recipient Type
Individual
Status
Completed
Start Date
August 2016
End Date
September 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Aitkin
Carlton
Cook
Itasca
Lake
Koochiching
St. Louis
Aitkin
Carlton
Cook
Itasca
Lake
Koochiching
St. Louis
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2015 Special Session, chapter 2, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Cultural Heritage

2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$40
Other Funds Leveraged
$2,155
Direct expenses
$2,195
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

1. Develop my performance skills in front of a larger audience - adjust to the size of the space and audience and invite them in for an intimate listening experience. 2. Expand listener base in the North East - bring in new listeners to the concert through print and radio promotion, grow my mailing list. 3. Increase visibility for my work and specifically for the new album, "Rabbit in the Road" - sell the album to a large percentage of concert attendees. Goal 1: The outcome for this goal is relatively subje

Measurable Outcome(s)

1. Developed my performance skills in front of a larger audience - adjusted to the size of the space and audience and invite them in for an intimate listening experience. 2. Expanded listener base in the North East - brought in new listeners to the concert through print and radio promotion, grew my mailing list. 3. Increases visibility for my work and specifically for the new album, "Rabbit in the Road" - sold the album to many concertgoers.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Project Overview
Quick Start Grants
Project Details
New York City Performance and Record Release
Project Manager
First Name
Rachael
Last Name
Kilgour
Organization Name
Rachael Kilgour
State
MN
Phone
(218) 349-6494
Email
rachaelkilgour@gmail.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Janeen Carey: vocalist, retired Hibbing Community College librarian and information media specialist; Kate Fitzgerald: Program Director North Shore Music Association, writer; Adam Guggemos: graphic designer, art events promoter; Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker; Tara Makinen: Executive Director of Itasca Orchestra and Strings, musician; Moira Villiard: visual artist; Jeanne Doty: Retired Associate Professor of Music at University of Minnesota-Duluth, pianist; Candace LaCosse: North House Folk School instructor, leatherwork designer and crafter; Amber Burns: choreographer, dancer, actor, middle school art teacher; Margaret Holmes: visual artists, poet, and former Children’s Theatre employee; Paul LaJeunesse: visual artist, Assistant Professor of Art at the College of Saint Scholastica; Tammy Mattonen: visual artists, co-founder of Crescendo Youth Orchestra.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Kate Fitzgerald: Program Director North Shore Music Association, writer; Jeanne Doty: Retired Associate Professor of Music at University of Minnesota-Duluth, pianist; Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker; Candace LaCosse: North House Folk School instructor, leatherwork designer and crafter; Amber Burns: choreographer, dancer, actor, middle school art teacher; Margaret Holmes: visual artists, poet, and former Children’s Theatre employee; Tara Makinen: Executive Director of Itasca Orchestra and Strings, musician.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No