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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

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.

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Lyric Opera of the North
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,800
Art Project Grant
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Celebration of a City AKA Rochesterfest
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage
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City of Lindstrom
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant
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Isanti County Parks Department
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization 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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Kelli R. Tubbs AKA Kelli Rae Tubbs
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500
Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Individual Artist Grant
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Kelli R. Tubbs AKA Kelli Rae Tubbs
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500
Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Individual Artist Grant
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Beltrami County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,460
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant
Recipient
City of Lindstrom Park Commission
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,095
Harmony in the Parks
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Ian J. Dudley
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500
Swedish immigration research project and maquette display
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City of Lindstrom Park Commission
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,500
Celebrate Swedish Heritage Sculptures Marquette.
Recipient
Rachael Kilgour
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,109
Career Development Grant
Recipient
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
Kelli R. Tubbs AKA Kelli Rae Tubbs
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500

ECRAC ACHF Grant for Individuals

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Kelli R. Tubbs AKA Kelli Rae Tubbs
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,401

ECRAC ACHF Grant for Individuals

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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
Recipient
City of Mora
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,889
Mora's Music in the Park
Recipient
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
Recipient
Franconia Sculpture Park
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,994
ECRAC Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant
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Chisago Lakes Community Education
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

ECRAC Small/Art Project Grant

Recipient
Nordic Center
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Folk and Traditional Arts
Recipient
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.

Recipient
Rain Taxi, Inc. AKA Rain Taxi Review of Books
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$17,479
Twin Cities Book Festival
Recipient
International Institute of Minnesota
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$36,479
Festival of Nations
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Gay-Lesbian-Bisexual-Transgender Pride Twin Cities AKA Twin Cities Pride
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,000

Minnesota Festival Support

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Selby Ave JazzFest
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$16,450

Minnesota Festival Support

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Square Lake Film and Music Festival
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,431

Minnesota Festival Support

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Midtown Global Music Festival
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
Minnesota Festival Support
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North House Folk School
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$17,500
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 Humanities Center
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$300,000
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$300,000

Legacy-funded programs at the Minnesota Humanities Center demonstrate our determination to collaboratively create humanities programs for the broader public by forging strong partnerships with local, state, and national cultural organizations. These programs show the broader community how the humanities can be used to address issues important to their everyday lives. Each activity, event, and program shares an Absent Narrative with participants, which help residents across the state engage in a more sophisticated understanding of their community.