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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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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

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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.

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City of Sandstone
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

ACHF Grant for Organizations

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Duluth Superior Film Festival
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,800
Art Project Grant
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Lyric Opera of the North
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,800
Art Project Grant
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Duluth Superior Film Festival
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,375
Art Project Grant
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Jaques Art Center, Inc.
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,936

Art Project Grant

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Pine County Agricultural Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant
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Barbara Dreyer
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500
Personal Imagery Project.
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Sound Unseen International Duluth
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,800
Arts Project Grant
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Prove Gallery
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,800
Arts Project Grant
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Jaques Art Center, Inc.
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,800
Arts Project Grant
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Duluth Children's Museum
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$147,000

Through the construction of new interactive exhibits and the creation of educational programming, the Duluth Children's Museum will highlight the community and culture of Duluth and the surrounding region. A climbable, playable model of Duluth's iconic canal lighthouses and an educational Ojibwe waaginogaan are among the planned new elements being added to the museum experience.

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East Central Regional Library
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$107,399
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$107,399

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. East Central Regional Library (ECRL) is a consolidated regional public library system in east central Minnesota.

Recipient
East Central Regional Library
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$95,061
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$91,859

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. East Central Regional Library (ECRL) is a consolidated regional public library system in east central Minnesota.

Recipient
East Central Regional Library
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$259,301
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$174,951

Minnesota’s Legacy Amendment raises revenue for Clean Water, Outdoor Heritage, Parks and Trails, and Arts and Cultural Heritage. Libraries are beneficiaries of a portion of the Arts and Cultural Heritage Funding.

Recipient
East Central Regional Library
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$284,418
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$244,859

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, 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 public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

Recipient
East Central Regional Library
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$130,404
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$130,404

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, 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 public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

Recipient
Pine City Arts Council
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,200

ECRAC Small/Art Project Grant

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Susan A. Foss
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,493

Ojibwe Totem Statues Project

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Braham Pie Day
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,548
Braham Pie Day Sings a New Song and Focuses on Arts Participation
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Franconia Sculpture Park
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,986
Music at Franconia Concert Series and Guided Tours
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City of Mora
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,889
Mora's Music in the Park
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East Central Minnesota Chorale
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$12,045

ECRAC Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant

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Franconia Sculpture Park
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,972
ECRAC Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant
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Franconia Sculpture Park
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,994
ECRAC Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant
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Delina L. White
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$74,723
Folk and Traditional Arts
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Brian T. Miller
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$24,961
Folk and Traditional Arts
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Brett Grandson
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,365
McKnight Individual Artist Grant
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Minnesota Children's Museum
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$495,000

This funding is for arts, arts education, and arts access, and to preserve Minnesota's history and cultural heritage.

The Minnesota Children's Museum will develop a literacy focused exhibit to catalyze community engagement around early childhood learning and education.

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International Institute of Minnesota
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$36,479
Festival of Nations
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United Arts of Central Minnesota
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$59,955
Minnesota Festival Support
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Square Lake Film and Music Festival
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Minnesota Festival Support
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Minnesota State Academy for the Blind
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$200

Opportunity Grant

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Duluth Children's Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,000

The Duluth Children’s Museum has initiated three major programs with the support of the Arts and Cultural Heritage Legacy Funds. This program continues and expands these successful programs to ensure continuity in cultural experiences for the youngest audiences in rural Minnesota. The programs are organized under two major headings: Museum on the Move and Passport to Culture. Passport to Culture is an access program designed to give constituents admission to the museum.

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.

Recipient
Lake Superior Youth Chorus, Inc. AKA Lake Superior Youth Chorus
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$193
Quick Start Opportunity Grants
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Michael V. Scholtz AKA Mike Scholtz
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$426
Small Grant
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Brett Grandson
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,123
Technology/Equipment Grant for Individual Artist