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Minnesota Zoo
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$269,000

As Minnesota’s state Zoo, we are committed to ensuring that our programs are accessible to all our citizens – regardless of age, geographic location, disability or background. “Zoo Unlimited” is our community outreach and access initiative that unites a wide range of programs and policies designed to ensure every Minnesotan has unlimited opportunities to form stronger connections with the natural world. Legacy funds help us implement this program bridge barriers that keep people from connecting with all the Zoo has to offer.

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Saint Cloud State University
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500

Artist in Residency

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Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$112,500

The Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans in collaboration with the Minnesota Humanities Center will fund arts and cultural heritage programming to educate, highlight, and promote understanding of the arts and cultural heritage of Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) for all Minnesotans.

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Minnesota State University-Mankato AKA Kearney International Center
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,975

Arts and Cultural Heritage

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Rochester Community and Technical College AKA RCTC Life Program
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage
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University of Minnesota-Crookston
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artists for Cinco de Mayo in 2011.
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University of Minnesota-Crookston
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,000
Sponsor artists for Cinco de Mayo celebration
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Bemidji State University
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,088
To commission and premier a multi-harpsichord concerto by Minnesota composer Asako Hirabayashi written for and performed by La Musique Nomade.
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Rochester Community and Technical College
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,250
Minnesota Guitar Quartet Day in Rochester at library and RCTC locations
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Bagley City Council
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Funds will assist the City of Bagley with the purchase of a metal sculpture, created by a local artist, depicting historical themes that relate to the city.
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Riverland Community College
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,805
Community corrections partnership public mural project.
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Bemidji State University
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,748
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant for Organizations
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Bemidji State University
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,331
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant for Organizations
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South Central College-North Mankato
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,655
They will sponsor Hayor Bibimma, an African dance company, as part of the Global Connections Conference.
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Minnesota State University-Mankato
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Mankato Area International Festival
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Minnesota State University-Mankato
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
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Kearney International Center
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
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South Central College-North Mankato
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Recipient
Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$112,500

The Council on Asian-Pacific Minnesotans and the Humanities Center’s “Arts & Cultural Legacy” program will educate, highlight, and promote understanding of the arts and cultural heritage of Asian American and Pacific Islanders for all Minnesotans. The Program consists of 3 elements 1) capacity building via the Artists Fellowship Program and the Asian Pacific Youth Council; 2) print and media via the creation of books for young readers; and 3) arts programming.

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Bemidji MusiCamp
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
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Bemidji State University AKA Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
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Bemidji MusiCamp
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,717
Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
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Bemidji State University AKA Bemidji State University Music Department
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,023
Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
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Winona State University
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$560
JazzMN guest artist and /clinicians at 6th Annual High School Honor Jazz Band Festival
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Rainy Lake Community Orchestra
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500
To provide support for activities directly involved in the creation performance publication or exhibition of art or to host arts events by contracting for the services of another organization or individual to provide arts programming to the applicant orga
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Rainy Lake Community Orchestra
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,780
Produce 1 week workshops for string players culminating in public concert.
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Vermillion Community College
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,863
Bring poet Robert McDowell to the college for a series of public writing and poetry workshops.
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Ironworld Development Corporation AKA Minnesota Discovery Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,480
Quilt show/demonstration
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Rainy Lake Community Orchestra
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,000
String players workshop and performance
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Ironworld Development Corporation AKA Minnesota Discovery Center
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts Project Grant

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Rainy Lake Community Orchestra
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Arts Project Grant
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Vermilion Community College
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Arts Project Grant
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Vermilion Community College
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Arts Project Grant
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University of Minnesota-Duluth
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,800
Arts Project Grant
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Ironworld Development Corporation AKA Minnesota Discovery Center
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Arts Project Grant
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Rainy Lake Community Orchestra
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Arts Project Grant
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Council on Black Minnesotans
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$100,000

The Council on Black Minnesotans and the Humanities Center will coordinate a Cultural Relations Summit for Minnesotans of Africans descent. The summit will celebrate culture traditions through instructional demonstrations, guided tours, and visual arts; plan for cultural institutions’ sustainability; and strengthen cultural connections through DNA technology. A web-based cultural portal and a video documentary on the contributions of Minnesotans of African will discover and preserve cultural traditions and enhance relations in Minnesota.

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Chicano Latino Affairs Council
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$112,500

The Chicano Latino Affairs Council and the Humanities Center will build on the grant received last year, which was intended to identify the elements of success in programs for Latino high school students and ways to replicate them. Applying the findings of CLAC's and HACER's research, CLAC will integrate its biennium goal of improving levels of educational achievement for Latino youth with the Legacy goal of enriching Minnesota’s cultural legacy by piloting the program in two Minnesota schools.

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Vermilion Community College
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,646

Community Arts Learning Grant

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Anoka-Ramsey Community College AKA Anoka-Ramsey Community College-Coon Rapids Campus
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$64,829
Minnesota Potters: Sharing the Fire will explore, promote, and honor Minnesota ceramic artists, their tradition of mentorship, and the ways in which they pass on their skills to new generations.