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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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Leech Lake Tribal College
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$23,709
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,911

Leech Lake Tribal College is commiteed to the goal of ensuring that Ojibwemowin remains a vital part of our culture for generations to come. This grant will play an important role in complementing that work and helping LLTC make Ojibwemowin more accessible to our community. The purpose of our grant propsal is to create more and varied learning opportunites accessible to students, staff, and community members in order to create more Ojibwemowin learners and speakers.

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Lyric Opera of the North
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,800
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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Rochester Chamber Music Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Arts and Cultural Heritage
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Minnesota Folklore Theater
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,355
Funds will assist Minnesota Folklore Theater to present a children’s theater arts camp June 19-26, 2011 in Akeley, Minnesota.
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Bemidji Woodcarving Club
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,705
Scandanavian flat-plane style wood carving workshops
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Beltrami County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,400
John Berquist performances in Bemidji and Baudette
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Bemidji Community Theater
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,526
Theater presentation of ôThe Magical Pied Piperö in Bemidji
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Mask and Rose Women's Theater Collective
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,160
The Legend of Paul Bunyan - the Musical
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American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Art From Within 2013
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Bemidji Symphony Orchestra
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Music and Peace: A Native American Perspective
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Headwaters School of Music and the Arts
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,772
World Fest Residency
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Rail River Folk School
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,768
Rail River Native Arts Festival
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Beltrami County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,460
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant
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Headwaters School of Music and the Arts
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant
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Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,713
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant
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Bemidji Community Theater
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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Headwaters School of Music and the Arts
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
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Solway Elementary School
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,050
Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
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Headwaters School of Music and the Arts
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,745
Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
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Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,597
Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
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Grand Rapids Players, Inc.
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Arts Project Grant
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Wes Bailey
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,059
Career Development Grant
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Children's Discovery Museum
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$142,500

The Children's Discovery Museum in Grand Rapids, Minnesota aims to strengthen its highly successful School Service Program by retaining a Program development coordinator, changing core interactive exhibits and creating new curriculum for pre-school and K - 5 students in ten northern Minnesota counties.

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.

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Leech Lake Area Chamber of Commerce
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Community Arts Access Project

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Leech Lake Tribal College
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,875
To paint two large murals depicting the history and culture of the Anishinaabe people in a hallway of the Leech Lake Tribal College
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Lakes Bluegrass Festival
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Community Arts Access Project
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Walker Area Foundation
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Community Arts Access Project
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Minnesota Indian Affairs Council
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$153,500

The Why Treaties Matter exhibit made possible by previous Legacy funding explores the relationships between Minnesota's Dakota and Ojibwe tribes and the United States Government. The Minnesota Indian Affairs Council and the Humanities Center will take the work and impact of the exhibit deeper by creating a curriculum to complement the exhibit.

Recipient
Ce Tempoxcalli
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,441
Folk and Traditional Arts
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David J. Hull AKA Dakota Dave Hull
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$19,000
Folk and Traditional Arts
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Mary Kleven AKA MaryPat Kleven
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Jump -Start Your Fiddle
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Delina L. White
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$74,723
Folk and Traditional Arts
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Suzanne E. Szucs
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,500
Individual Artist
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Loretta Verbout
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,500
Individual Artist
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Kitchigami Regional Library
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$108,067
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$108,995

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
Kitchigami Regional Library
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$186,486
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$203,268

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.