Minnesota's Legacy

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2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,000

The Lake Superior Zoo is northern Minnesota’s zoo, which is fully accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. The Bear Country project will create educational exhibits using animals and the environment within a portion of the area of land that is currently the former Polar Shores. The project will utilize some of this existing structure by renovating it to meet or exceed current animal exhibit standards for the brown bear set by the Association of Zoo and Aquariums (AZA). Legacy funds will be used to complete phase one of the bear country project.

St. Louis
Recipient
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$147,000

CMSM opened its new permanent site with increased capacity to serve as an informal learning center that playfully engages children, families, and school groups in interactive experiences with the art and cultural heritage of southern Minnesota. With its current appropriation, CMSM is poised to strengthen its core as an institution that promotes arts and cultural heritage learning through continued

Anoka
Benton
Big Stone
Blue Earth
Brown
Carlton
Carver
Chippewa
Chisago
Clearwater
Cottonwood
Crow Wing
Dakota
Douglas
Faribault
Fillmore
Freeborn
Goodhue
Hennepin
Houston
Hubbard
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Lac qui Parle
Le Sueur
Lyon
Martin
McLeod
Meeker
Mille Lacs
Morrison
Mower
Murray
Nicollet
Nobles
Norman
Olmsted
Otter Tail
Pennington
Pine
Pipestone
Pope
Ramsey
Redwood
Renville
Rice
Rock
Scott
Sherburne
Sibley
St. Louis
Steele
Swift
Todd
Wadena
Waseca
Washington
Watonwan
Winona
Wright
Yellow Medicine
Recipient
Arrowhead Library System
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$190,723
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$184,244

Minnesota’s twelve regional library systems, which encompass more than 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, can benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional library system is eligible to receive a formula-driven allocation from the annual $2.2 million Minnesota Regional Library System Legacy Grant. Arrowhead Library System (ALS) is a federated regional public library system with central services located in northeastern Minnesota.

Carlton
Cook
Itasca
Koochiching
Lake
Lake of the Woods
St. Louis
Recipient
Arrowhead Chorale
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Lake Superior Chamber Orchestra
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Duluth Children's Museum
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Grand Marais Arts, Inc. AKA Grand Marais Art Colony
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
Cook
Lake
St. Louis
Recipient
Lake Superior Youth Chorus, Inc. AKA Lake Superior Youth Chorus
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Matinee Musicale, Inc.
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Mesabi Community Orchestra AKA Mesabi Symphony Orchestra
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
North Shore Music Association
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
Cook
Lake
St. Louis
Recipient
Renegade Theater Company
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Spirit Lake Poetry Series
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Carlton
Lake
Recipient
Worthington Area Symphony Orchestra
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
Anoka
Hennepin
Hennepin
Cottonwood
Isanti
Washington
Sherburne
Mower
Meeker
Nobles
Murray
Jackson
Rock
Pipestone
Faribault
Steele
Martin
Otter Tail
Redwood
Recipient
The Duluth Superior Film Festival
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Lake
Cook
Koochiching
Itasca
Aitkin
Carlton
Pine
Recipient
Lake Superior Chamber Orchestra
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Lyric Opera of the North
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Lake
Cass
Carlton
Cook
Hubbard
Recipient
Magic Smelt Puppet Troupe
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Matinee Musicale, Inc.
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
Carlton
St. Louis
Recipient
North Shore Music Association
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
Cook
Lake
St. Louis
Recipient
Northern Lights Music Festival, Inc.
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Itasca
Lake
Recipient
Renegade Theater Company
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Ressl Dance!
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,350
Art Project Grant
St. Louis
Lake
Cook
Carlton
Recipient
Kathleen A. McTavish AKA Kathy McTavish
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,728
Arts and Cultural Heritage Community Arts Learning Grant
St. Louis
Hennepin
Isanti
Washington
Recipient
Lake Superior Youth Chorus, Inc. AKA Lake Superior Youth Chorus
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,904
Arts and Cultural Heritage Community Arts Learning Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Mary K. Plaster AKA Mary Plaster
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,904
Arts and Cultural Heritage Community Arts Learning Grant
St. Louis
Carlton
Lake
Cook
Recipient
North Shore Music Association
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,215
Arts and Cultural Heritage Community Arts Learning Grant
Cook
Lake
St. Louis
Ramsey
Hennepin
Recipient
The College of Saint Scholastica
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,904
Arts and Cultural Heritage Community Arts Learning Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Somali Artifact and Cultural Museum AKA The Somali Museum of Minnesota
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Arts Activities Support
Anoka
Carver
Hennepin
Ramsey
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$23,500
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$22,770

Per Minnesota Law, the Minnesota Humanities Center administers the Arts and Cultural Heritage Children's Museum Grants. The Humanities Center uses a portion of the funds to provide grants administration, including overseeing the proposal process, agreement drafting, financial and program monitoring, and reporting.

Statewide
Recipient
Avalon Educational Institute
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,904
Arts and Cultural Heritage Community Arts Learning Grant
St. Louis
Hennepin
Ramsey
Pine
Cook
Lake
Itasca
Carlton
Anoka
Washington
Carver
Scott
Dakota
Recipient
The College of Saint Scholastica
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,864
Arts and Cultural Heritage Community Arts Learning Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Elizabeth A. Jaakola
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,857
Arts and Cultural Heritage Community Arts Learning Grant
Carlton
St. Louis
Recipient
Myers-Wilkins Community School Collaborative AKA Grant Community School Collaborative
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,904
Arts and Cultural Heritage Community Arts Learning Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Troy Rogers
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,579
Arts and Cultural Heritage Community Arts Learning Grant
St. Louis
Recipient
Isanti County Parks Department
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant
Isanti
Chisago
Anoka
Recipient
Kelli R. Tubbs AKA Kelli Rae Tubbs
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500
Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Individual Artist Grant
Chisago
Washington
Anoka
Recipient
Kelli R. Tubbs AKA Kelli Rae Tubbs
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500
Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Individual Artist Grant
Chisago
Washington
Anoka
Recipient
Gaylord Area Chamber of Commerce
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Becker
Blue Earth
Brown
Carver
Hennepin
Le Sueur
McLeod
Nicollet
Redwood
Sibley
Wright
Recipient
Madelia Area Chamber of Commerce
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Blue Earth
Brown
Cottonwood
Le Sueur
Martin
Nicollet
Watonwan