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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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Anna Marie's Alliance
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500

Artist in Residence

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College of Saint Benedict
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500

Artist in Residence

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Kimball Elementary School
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,233
Watercolor Pastel Class
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Chamber Music Society of Saint Cloud
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500

Artist in Residency

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

Artist in Residency

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Chamber Music Society of Saint Cloud
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500

Artist in Residence

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Clearview Elementary
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,678
Puppetry at Clearview Elementary
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Benton Stearns Education District AKA Benton Stearns Voyagers
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,606
Artist in Residency
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Discovery Community School
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,965
Artist in Residency
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Talahi Community School
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,000
Artist in Residency
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Talahi Community School
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,000
Artist in Residency
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Sartell High School
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Artist in Residency
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Central Minnesota Task Force for Battered Women AKA AnnaMarie's Alliance
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,206
Artist in Residency
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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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Ka Joog
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$122,500

This project had three components: 1) An arts club that meets weekly and provides arts education and peer mentoring; 2) A theater play that will showcase issues/challenges within the Somali community in the community. The workshops are designed to introduce youth to traditional Somali arts and encourage them to extend the tradition through their own artistic practice. 3) Showcasing Somali Art, presentation and intercultural community engagement at the Somali Independence day Festival in 2016.

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Ka Joog
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$118,825

The program that we are proposing has three components; 1) weekly arts club that provides arts education and peer mentoring for youth that are designed to introduce youth to traditional Somali arts. 2) A Somali arts show and cultural learning opportunity taking place at The Southern Theater in Minneapolis through The Southern’s Arts Residency and Art Share Programs. 3) Showcasing Somali art at the Somali Independence day Festival in 2017.

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Mary Kleven AKA MaryPat Kleven
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Jump -Start Your Fiddle
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Ann K. Heymann
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$24,800

Folk and Traditional Arts

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Lao Assistance Center of Minnesota AKA Lao Assistance Center
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$64,000
Folk and Traditional Arts
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Nirmala Rajasekar
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,525
Folk and Traditional Arts
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Jessica R. Hirsch AKA Jess Hirsch
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,288
Folk and Traditional Arts
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Mary P. Kleven AKA MaryPat Kleven
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,990
Folk and Traditional Arts
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Abdirahman A. Abubakar AKA Dalmar Yare
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$39,320
Folk and Traditional Arts
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Great River Regional Library
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$208,158
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$208,158

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. Great River Regional Library (GRRL) is a consolidated regional public library system in central Minnesota.

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Great River Regional Library
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$483,371
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$405,673

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.

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Great River Regional Library
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$347,553
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$343,363

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.

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Great River Regional Library
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,097
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,097

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.

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Great River Regional Library
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$183,129
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$177,552

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. Great River Regional Library (GRRL) is a consolidated regional public library system in central Minnesota.

Recipient
Council on Black Minnesotans
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$100,000

The Council on Black Minnesotans in collaboration with the Minnesota Humanities Center will conduct approximately six statewide community forums.

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.

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Saint Cloud Arts Commission
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$52,932
The Saint Cloud Arts Commission and the Saint Cloud State University Programming Board will bookend the Granite City Days festival with arts events, including the 38th annual Lemonade Art Fair and Concert and the third annual Lake George Art in the Park.
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Lady Slipper Scenic Byway, Inc.
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,990
Minnesota Festival Support
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International Institute of Minnesota
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$36,479
Festival of Nations
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National Lutheran Choir Corporation AKA National Lutheran Choir
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$69,998
Minnesota Festival Support
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Millstream Arts Festival, Inc. AKA Millstream Arts Festival
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Millstream Arts Festival has been the premier juried arts festival in Central Minnesota for over 20 years. While there are numerous other craft shows and community festivals, Millstream has the unique goal of artists directly interacting with the public in a festival atmosphere.
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Gay-Lesbian-Bisexual-Transgender Pride Twin Cities AKA Twin Cities Pride
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$74,680
Minnesota Festival Support
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Twin Cities Film Fest
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$50,000
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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Irish Fair of Minnesota
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$74,425
Minnesota Festival Support