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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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Granite Falls Area Community Theater
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Art Project

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Friends of the Orchestra
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Friends of the Orchestra
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Lac qui Parle Valley Community Education
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,380

Art Project

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Dawson-Boyd Arts Association
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Lakeview Public Schools
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,098
Art Project
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Marshall Area Stage Company
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,700
Art Project
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Granite Falls Area Community Theater
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Big Stone Arts Council
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,120
Mythic Writing: Exploring Your Personal Story
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Prairie Dance Alliance
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,450
Dance Camp
Recipient
Friends of the Orchestra
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Instrumental Showcase and Piano Concerto Competition
Recipient
Dawson-Boyd Arts Association
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,216
The Nutcracker Ballet and Salsabrosa
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Bert Raney Elementary School
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,332

Arts in the Schools

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Yellow Medicine East
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000

Arts in the Schools

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Minnesota State Academy for the Blind
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,500
Arts in Education Residency
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Granite Falls Municipal Hospital and Manor
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,570
In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theater artists, assisted by teaching artist/writer Florence Dacey, will lead Granite Falls Manor residents in creating memory masks based on their life stories.
Recipient
Lakeview Public Schools
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,540
Arts Learning
Recipient
MacPhail Center for Music
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$144,599
Arts Learning
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Montevideo Public Schools
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$36,997
Arts Learning
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CLIMB Theatre, Inc. AKA CLIMB Theatre
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$54,049
Arts Learning
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MacPhail Center for Music
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$89,393
Arts Learning
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Milan Village Arts School
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,107
Arts Organization Development
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ECHO Charter School
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,448

Arts in the Schools

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Dawson-Boyd Public Schools
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,836
Arts in the Schools
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Minnesota Valley Area Learning Center
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,295
Theater Field Trip
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Yellow Medicine East High School
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500
Arts in the Schools
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Bert Raney Elementary School
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$948
Arts in the Schools
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Lakeview Public Schools
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,973
Arts in the Schools
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Bert Raney Elementary School
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,986
Arts in the Schools
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Dakota Wicohan
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$50,000

Dakota Wicohan created the first half of a leadership and civics curriculum for Dakota youth—Dakota Itancan Kagapi, or, the making of Dakota leaders. The program will be used to train Dakota youth through the inter-related strategies of remembering, reclaiming, and reconnecting with our Dakota language and lifeways to enhance the region’s civic foundation.

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MN DNR
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$245,000

With only 1% of Minnesota’s native prairie remaining, many prairie plant and animal species have dramatically declined. Of the 12 butterfly species native to Minnesota prairies, two species, the Poweshiek skipperling and the Dakota skipper, have already largely disappeared from the state and are proposed for listing under the U.S. Endangered Species Act despite being historically among the most common prairie butterflies and having their historic ranges concentrated in Minnesota.

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Minnesota Zoological Garden
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$380,000

With only 1% of Minnesota’s native prairie remaining, many prairie plant and animal species have dramatically declined. Of the 12 butterfly species native to Minnesota prairies, two species, the Poweshiek skipperling and the Dakota skipper, have already largely disappeared from the state and are proposed for listing under the U.S. Endangered Species Act despite being historically among the most common prairie butterflies and having their historic ranges concentrated in Minnesota.

Recipient
Annabelle Lecy
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$380
Individual Artist Study
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Nicolette Lecy
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$380
Individual Artist Study
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Olivia White
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$80
Individual Artist Study
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Sophia Louwagie
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$500
Individual Artist Study
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Southwest-West Central Service Cooperative
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500

Young Artists Conference