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Oyate Nipi Kte
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$49,815
To supplement previous work on preserving the Dakota language, which transmits history and cultural heritage, by defining 451 additional verbs.
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Redwood Falls Public Library
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,326
To provide professional development for one staff member at the national American Association for State and Local History Conference in St. Paul, September 17-20, 2014.
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Redwood County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,795
To provide professional development for one staff member at the national American Association for State and Local History Conference in St. Paul, September 17-20, 2014.
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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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Wabasso Public Library
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To make accessible primary records through a new microfilm reader/printer
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Redwood Falls Public Library
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,041

With the grant the Redwood Falls Public Library purchased 122 rolls of microfilm for newspapers published in Redwood County for Belview, Delhi, Lamberton, Lucan and Milroy.

Quote from their final report:

“The very day we added the new microfilm to the genealogy room it was used by an excited patron researching Milroy baseball.  It was a treat to see her delight and to also know that we were meeting her needs as well as the needs of many more to come thanks to the Legacy Grant and its additions to our collection.”

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Redwood Falls Public Library
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,540

Redwood Falls Public Library added 140 rolls of microfilms of local newspapers published in Redwood County.

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Redwood Falls Public Library
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,234
To add 111 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records.
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City of Belview
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000

As preparation to additional historic preservation work on the Odeon Theatre, listed in the national Register of Historic Places, a qualified historical architect was hired to inspect and evaluate the building. Issues of safety/building codes, accessibility concerns, weather-tightness and future functional improvements were addressed. The final report included a mechanical/electrical evaluation of the building and its proposed future addition. Improvements will include accessible restrooms, a second accessible exit, expanded storage space and the repair of the stage floor.

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Redwood Area Schools
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,726

Art Project

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Redwood County
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,276

Art Project

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Prairie Arts Chorale
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,323
Concert series "Island Magic"
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Walnut Grove Community Club
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,150
2010 Music and Art Family Festival
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City of Walnut Grove
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
2011 Art and Music Family Festival.
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Dakota Wicohan
2014 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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RiverSong Music Festival
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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City of Cottonwood
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,400
Art Project
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Oyate Nipi Kte
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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City of Spicer AKA Spicer Beautification Committee
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,600
Art Project
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City of Cottonwood
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,400
Art Project
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Dakota Wicohan
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Art Project
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Friends of the Orchestra
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Redwood County
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,992
Art Project
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Worthington Area Symphony Orchestra
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,960
Art Project
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Hutchinson Center for the Arts
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,835
Arts Classes
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Dakota Wicohan
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,875
Art of Dakota Tanning and Beading
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Friends of the Orchestra
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,236
Children's Concert and Piano Concerto
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Prairie Dance Alliance
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,450
Dance Camp
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Prairie Dance Alliance
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,800
"The Nutcracker"
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Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Hmong Youth Dance Company Performance
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Willmar Area Arts Council
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,350
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee!
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Worthington Area Symphony Orchestra
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Concert
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Friends of the Orchestra
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Instrumental Showcase and Piano Concerto Competition
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Worthington Area Symphony Orchestra
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project Grant
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Litchfield Community Theatre
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project Legacy
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Caleb D. Wood
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative