Minnesota's Legacy

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Recipient
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$142,590

CMSM will build upon the work that began with its 2015-16 appropriation by (1) Remediation and further development of exhibit areas that promote Arts & Cultural Heritage (ACH) learning (2) Expanding ACH learning opportunities for new audiences at off-site locations; (3) Engaging an outside Evaluation Consultant to help plan/implement strategies that meaningfully assess ACH learning outcomes and impacts; (4) Boosting the Museum’s capacity to serve more school/early learning groups.

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
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$215,058
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$215,058

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 $2.5 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 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
The Duluth Superior Film Festival
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,150

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Lake
Cook
Koochiching
Itasca
Aitkin
Carlton
Pine
Recipient
Citizens for Backus / Alexander Baker, Inc. AKA Backus Community Center
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,586

Art Project Grant

Koochiching
Recipient
Citizens for Backus / Alexander Baker, Inc. AKA Backus Community Center
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,586

Art Project Grant

Koochiching
Recipient
Bagley Area Arts Collaborative
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant for Organizations
Becker
Beltrami
Cass
Clay
Clearwater
Crow Wing
Hubbard
Itasca
Koochiching
Lake of the Woods
Polk
Recipient
Bois Forte Band of Ojibwe
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$62,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$62,000

To increase the Ojibwe language fluency, proficiency and literacy fo the Bois Forte Indian Community through partnerships with existing language perservation programs to develop a curriculum for pre-K learners, and K-6th grade.

Koochiching
St. Louis
Recipient
Staci L. Drouillard
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,729

Career Development Grant

Cook
Lake
Koochiching
St. Louis
Carlton
Itasca
Recipient
Leah H. Yellowbird
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,729

Career Development Grant

Itasca
St. Louis
Koochiching
Koochiching
Cass
Recipient
Children's Discovery Museum
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$137,750

The Children's Discovery Museum in Grand Rapids, Minnesota will strengthen its acclaimed school service program by: (1) continued leadership of a new Program Director retained on January 1, 2016 (2) creating a new (Minnesota built) core interactive exhibit; (3) developing new curriculum for pre-school through 3rd grade students in ten northern Minnesota counties.

Aitkin
Beltrami
Carlton
Cass
Clearwater
Crow Wing
Hubbard
Itasca
Koochiching
St. Louis
Recipient
Ethnic Dance Theatre
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$22,280

Folk and Traditional Arts

Anoka
Carver
Dakota
Hennepin
Ramsey
Scott
Washington
Recipient
Korean Service Center, Inc AKA Korean Service Center
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$33,680

Folk and Traditional Arts

Anoka
Carver
Dakota
Hennepin
Ramsey
Scott
Washington
Wright
Recipient
Pooja G. Pavan AKA Pooja Pavan
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,000

Folk and Traditional Arts

Anoka
Carver
Dakota
Hennepin
Ramsey
Scott
Washington
Recipient
Leah H. Yellowbird
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$47,960

Folk and Traditional Arts

Becker
Beltrami
Carlton
Cass
Clearwater
Cook
Goodhue
Itasca
Mahnomen
Mille Lacs
Redwood
Scott
St. Louis
Yellow Medicine
Recipient
ISD 361
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$22,092
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$65,017

Maintenance of the Ojibwe language and culture classes, along withi participatioin in Ojibwe Quiz bowls, classroom presentations, language tables and Ojibwe cultural immersion camp, are essential for continued success of American Indian students and ensures a positive reinforcement of the self-image of American Indian students. The Dakota and Ojibwe Language Revitalization Grant will be monitored by the ISD 361 Indian Education staff and parent committee. Quarterly meetins will take place to monitor the program.

Koochiching
Recipient
Metropolitan Library Service Agency
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$965,841
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$965,841

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 $2.5 million Minnesota Regional Library System Legacy Grant. Metropolitan Library Service Agency (MELSA) is a federated regional public library system in the Twin Cities Metro Area in central Minnesota.

Anoka
Carver
Dakota
Hennepin
Ramsey
Scott
Washington
Recipient
Gay-Lesbian-Bisexual-Transgender Pride Twin Cities AKA Twin Cities Pride
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$74,027
Minnesota Festival Support
Anoka
Carver
Chisago
Dakota
Hennepin
Isanti
Ramsey
Scott
Sherburne
Washington
Wright
Recipient
Hot Summer Jazz Festival AKA Twin Cities Jazz Festival
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,000
Minnesota Festival Support
Anoka
Dakota
Hennepin
Ramsey
Scott
Washington
Recipient
Lowertown Blues Festival AKA Lowertown Blues Fest
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,000
Minnesota Festival Support
Anoka
Carver
Dakota
Hennepin
Ramsey
Scott
Washington
Recipient
Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association AKA NEMAA
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$49,725
Minnesota Festival Support
Anoka
Carver
Chisago
Dakota
Hennepin
Isanti
Ramsey
Scott
Sherburne
Sibley
Stearns
St. Louis
Washington
Wright
Recipient
Twin Cities Film Fest
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$68,750
Minnesota Festival Support
Anoka
Blue Earth
Carver
Chisago
Dakota
Hennepin
Isanti
Le Sueur
Nicollet
Ramsey
Scott
Sherburne
Sibley
Stearns
St. Louis
Washington
Wright
Recipient
Duluth Children's Museum
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$145,500

The Duluth Children's Museum is a place for every family to learn and play. Highlighting local cultures through new exhibits, programming, and partnership, the museum will draw new audiences.

Aitkin
Carlton
Cook
Itasca
Koochiching
Lake
Pine
St. Louis
Recipient
Rachael E. Kilgour
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$40
Quick Start Grants
Aitkin
Carlton
Cook
Itasca
Lake
Koochiching
St. Louis
Recipient
Rainy River Community College
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$30,650
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$30,650

The purpose of the grant is to increase and enhance the understanding of the American Indian Ojibwe language and culture to ensure positive reinformcement of the self image and sense of identity four our American Indian Ojibwe people: To engage American Indian Ojibwe language and culture in our communities.

Koochiching
Recipient
Icebox Radio Theater
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,246

Rural and Community Art Project Grant

Koochiching
St. Louis
Recipient
Rainy Lake Community Orchestra
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,246

Rural and Community Art Project Grant

Koochiching
St. Louis
Itasca
Beltrami
Lake of the Woods
Hennepin
Ramsey
Stearns
Roseau
Rice
Becker
Recipient
Icebox Radio Theater
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,344

Rural and Community Art Project Grant

Koochiching
Recipient
International Falls Public Library
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,344

Rural and Community Art Project Grant

Koochiching
Recipient
Rainy Lake Community Orchestra
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,344

Rural and Community Art Project Grant

Koochiching