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Pheasants Forever
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,505,000
Fund Source

Pheasants Forever (PF) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) will cooperate to permanently restore and protect approximately 1397.31 acres as Waterfowl Production Areas (WPAs) in western and southern Minnesota. All lands acquired through this grant proposal will be owned and managed by the Service as part of the National Wildlife Refuge System.

Becker
Big Stone
Clay
Faribault
Freeborn
Grant
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Lincoln
Lyon
Mahnomen
Otter Tail
Swift
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VSA Minnesota
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$265,000
Regranting Program through VSA of MN
Hennepin
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Buffalo Ridge Chorale
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,950
2011-2012 Chorale Concert Series.
Lincoln
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Sounds of Hope, Ltd.
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,880
The project will deliver global music concerts, workshops, and activities to 2,000 persons in three underserved communities: seniors in care facilities, youth, and adults with disabilities.
Ramsey
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Actors Theater of Minnesota
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,500
Actors Theater of Minnesota will tour the Hockey Mom Hockey Dad production to the Pioneer Place on Fifth Theater in St. Cloud, Minnesota, during January 2011.
Ramsey
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AchieveMinneapolis AKA AchieveMpls/Arts for Academic Achievement
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$43,447
Arts for Academic Achievement seeks Arts Board support for, Apprenticeship: What Do (Good) Authors Do? The project will bring highly qualified teaching artists into 34 Minneapolis Public Schools’ second grade classrooms to teach, inspire, and apprentice young writers.
Hennepin
Recipient
Actors Theater of Minnesota
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$49,000
Actors Theater of Minnesota offers free theater, a meal, transportation, and after-play educational questions and answers for members of our community partners grandparents/kin caregivers.
Ramsey
Recipient
Artspace Projects, Inc.
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$19,800

Using distance learning technology, Artspace and Springboard will help artists in Brainerd, Fergus Falls, and Duluth to engage with and provide arts experiences for their host communities.

Hennepin
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ArtStart
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$19,000
The ScrapMobile, a portable art car (van) and art program of ArtStart's ArtScraps Materials Reuse Center, seeks funding to provide free summer arts programming instructed by ArtStart roster artists in parks, housing developments, and recreation centers for underserved youth/families in collaboration with Saint Paul Park and Recreation's Roving Rec program and the St Paul Public Library Bookmobile.
Ramsey
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SteppingStone Theatre AKA SteppingStone Theatre for Youth Development
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$101,000
In a new School-Community Access Project, SteppingStone Theatre will address barriers to participation and offer additional community-specific events for families in underserved communities.
Ramsey
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Asian Media Access
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
Through Peking Opera/Chinese Acrobat, the Project connects under-served Asian American community with theatrical experience, and connects the younger generation with the century old art form.
Hennepin
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The Bach Society of Minnesota
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,800
The Bach Society of Minnesota will tour its performance of “Musical Victim” to Northfield and St. Olaf College.
Ramsey
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Ballet Works, Inc. AKA James Sewell Ballet
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$55,308
James Sewell Ballet requests funds to create and tour Dance N' America, an accessible, engaging, and thought provoking performance designed to cultivate new dance opportunities in communities that we visit in greater Minnesota.
Hennepin
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Bedlam Theatre
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$54,250
The Ten Minute Play Festival will bring together community participants and professional artists to produce original short work providing access to the creative process, and developing new audiences.
Hennepin
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Teatro del Pueblo
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$44,500
Through the Cross-Connections Project Teatro del Pueblo will develop strategic relationships with artistic and community organizations to better reach recent Latino immigrants in the Twin Cities.
Ramsey
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Huge Improv Theater
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,360
Huge Improv Theater will have T. J. Jagodowski and David Pasquesi from Chicago, Illinois, tour their nationally recognized improv show to HUGE Theater in Minneapolis.
Hennepin
Recipient
The Cedar Cultural Center, Inc. AKA The Cedar
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,000
In partnership with over 50 businesses and organizations, The Cedar will engage East African immigrants with a comprehensive arts program titled Cedar Avenue to Art that uses music events as the focal point and also serves the general public
Hennepin
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The Children's Theatre Company and School AKA The Children's Theatre Company
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$58,491
Children's Theatre Company will mitigate barriers to arts learning for children ages two through five and their classroom teachers through Early Bridges, a program of theater arts learning to take place at child care and preschool sites serving low income children.
Hennepin
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The Children's Theatre Company and School AKA The Children's Theatre Company
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$35,232
Children's Theatre Company will launch Community Superheroes, a project to engage Latino audiences through partnerships with organizations serving Latinos; free tickets and transportation for children and families to two CTC productions; and pre-performance workshops and post-play reflections.
Hennepin
Recipient
The Children's Theatre Company and School AKA The Children's Theatre Company
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$114,244
Children's Theatre Company will mitigate barriers to arts learning for children ages two through five and their classroom teachers through Early Bridges, a program of theater arts learning to take place at child care and preschool sites serving low income children.
Hennepin
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Textile Center of Minnesota AKA Textile Center
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$17,800
Textile Center will increase access to its exhibition and education programs through a new outreach service for schools and community-based organization serving low-income youth. Partners receive a transportation stipend and youth participate in a gallery program and hands-on art activity.
Hennepin
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COMPAS, Inc. AKA COMPAS
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$51,085
COMPAS and Sibley Bike Depot will create jobs within ArtsWork, an arts-based, employment program, for youth to learn bike repair and work with artist Jan Elftmann to turn them into works of art.
Ramsey
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Zenon Dance Company and School, Inc.
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,000
Zenon seeks to create and implement an audience development plan targeting the Twin Cities' deaf/hard of hearing community, a group that traditionally lacks access to dance as an art form.
Hennepin
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Flying Foot Forum AKA Joe Chvala and the Flying Foot Forum
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$92,320
Flying Foot Forum will tour “The Percussion Project” to ten Minnesota communities. It will expand its touring in Minnesota, conduct workshops, and bring quality arts to youth and adults.
Hennepin
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Fools' Productions
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$12,522
Minneapolis based FOOLS PRODUCTIONS proposes a tour of its newest show, THE VAUDEVILLIAN / Spirit of the American Dream to historic theaters and modern performing arts centers across greater Minnesota.
Hennepin
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Friends of the Minnesota Sinfonia AKA The Minnesota Sinfonia
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$12,840
The Minnesota Sinfonia performs a family program in Saint Cloud’s Paramount Theatre and a children’s concert at Camp Courage, both being offered with free admission.
Hennepin
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Friends of the Minnesota Sinfonia AKA The Minnesota Sinfonia
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$26,900
Working with local professional teaching artists, Overtures will feature north Minneapolis children as the starring attraction for 2 Minnesota Sinfonia performances to occur in North Minneapolis.
Hennepin
Recipient
Grand Symphonic Winds
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,545
Grand Symphonic Winds will collaborate with the Mesabi Community Band to bring its contemporary, international repertoire and performance practices to the Iron Range through a performance and arts learning activities.
Hennepin
Recipient
Guild Incorporated
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$34,245
Moving Matters is a dance and moving arts project that will bring quality dance experience to adults with mental illness and mental health workers. The project will be used as a healing art that will enhance recovery and stimulate healthy partnerships between workers and clients, as well as be a new medium to raise community awareness about mental illness.
Ramsey
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Guthrie Theatre Foundation AKA Guthrie Theater
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$51,050
The Schools On Stage residency program uses Shakespearean texts to inspire creativity in teens, culminating in student created works that are performed on the Guthrie stage.
Hennepin
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Guthrie Theatre Foundation AKA Guthrie Theater
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$122,730
The Guthrie Theater will create $5 Previews, promoted through nonprofits, college job placement offices, and (re)employment agencies, to provide access for underemployed and emerging professionals aged 21-35.
Hennepin
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Highpoint Center for Printmaking
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
The Second Tuesdays Project is a free, monthly event featuring artmaking and artist talks that will broaden public access to art experiences and engage new audiences.
Hennepin
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The History Theatre, Inc. AKA History Theatre
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$126,400
History Theatre is seeking funds to establish a new theater access program targeted toward schools and community programs in greater Minnesota in partnership with the Minnesota Historical Society.
Ramsey
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Hmong Arts Connection
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,930
Hmong Arts Connection request funds to produce two issues of Paj Ntaub Voice, the premier literary Hmong magazine, and to launch our Hmong writers speaking and teaching series.
Ramsey
Recipient
Illusion Theater and School, Inc. AKA Illusion Theater
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$65,000
Illusion Theater requests a two-year grant to tour, My Antonia and Autistic License, to 10-12 Minnesota communities each year. Through this, Illusion will expand its touring in Minnesota, provide playwriting workshops, and bring quality arts experiences to youth and adults.
Hennepin
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Illusion Theater and School, Inc. AKA Illusion Theater
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$90,200
Illusion Theater will use a variety of innovative and enjoyable strategies to create free access for adults and families from Northside Minneapolis to attend Illusion productions.
Hennepin
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In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,000
In the Heart of the Beast Theatre will tour, Are You Thirsty, a puppetry show about water stewardship, in partnership with nature centers and local government-sponsored community festivals.
Hennepin
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In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$60,500
In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre will conduct a year-long residency for Phillips neighborhood youth who have limited access to arts enrichment programs in partnership with Waite House, Little Earth, and Hope Community.
Hennepin
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Indonesian Performing Arts Association of Minnesota AKA Sumunar
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$36,573
Sumunar will provide residencies (two years) in Indonesian gamelan music and dance, taught by artist/teachers, collaborating with Main Street Performing Art School, Hopkins, Prairie Seed Academy, Brooklyn Park, Oak Hill Elementary, St. Cloud, and Normandale French Immersion School, Edina.
Hennepin
Recipient
Indonesian Performing Arts Association of Minnesota AKA Sumunar
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,088
Sumunar and Marion W. Savage Elementary School will collaborate in a two-week residency in Indonesian gamelan music making, with intensive daily instruction for special education classes, introductory sessions for general classrooms, and a concluding performance for parents and the public.
Hennepin