Rice County

Arts & Cultural Heritage grants awarded to organizations in Rice County include:

Ameriikan Poijat Finnish Brass Band

FY2010 $10,000 for 20th season multimedia theatrical-musical format performances; FY2015 $6,610 for 25th Anniversary Season; FY2017 $9,345 for Musical Celebration of Finland's Centennial; FY2018 $9,135 for Revival of Village Brass Band Music


FY2010 $10,000 for Five Sculptures Project

Bridge Chamber Music Festival

FY2013 $9,900 for Chamber Music, Jazz Concerts and Community Outreach; FY2014 $10,000 for Festival; FY2015 $7,625 for Festival; FY2017 $7,350 for Festival; FY2018 $5,850 for Festival; FY2020 $9, 000 for Chamber Music Festival 2020

Cannon Valley Regional Orchestra

FY2015 $9,500 for 25th Anniversary Americana Show and Grand Finale;  FY2016 $4,410 for Celtic Music Concert; FY2018 $5,475 for Latin Inspirations Concert; FY2019 $4,875 for Mardi Gras Ball; FY2019 $8,776 for 40th Anniversary Celebration Concert

Carleton College

FY2012 $10,000 for Field Drawing From the Ground Up

Cello an American Experience

FY2012 $6,000 for Drawing World-Class Performers to Southeastern Minnesota

Faribault Parks & Recreation

FY2013 $4,050 for Outdoor Musical Concerts; FY2014 $4,050 for Central Park Outdoor Concert Series; FY2015 $7,500 for Outdoor Concert & En Plein Air Series; FY2017 $3,990 for Faribault Concerts in the Park Series; FY2018 $5,705 for Concerts in the Park; FY2019 $6,710 for 132nd Annual Concert in the Park series

Friends and Foundation of the Northfield Public Library

FY2019 $7,950 for Hispanic Heritage Celebration 2019

Friends of Way Park

FY2015 $10,000 for Northfield Rotary Outdoor Musical Plaza

Laura Baker School Association

FY2013 $4,905 for Bridging with Taiko; FY2015 $4,900 for On Stage!

Lockwood Theater Company

FY2010 $10,000 for melodrama/musical at Defeat of Jesse James Days Festival

Minnesota State Academy for the Blind

FY2016 $7,200 for Sesquicentennial Celebration through the Arts

Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf

FY2014 $10,000 for Hands in Action by National Theatre of the Deaf

Mural Society of Faribault

FY2011 $10,000 for Tilt-a-Whirl Mural Project

Northfield Arts & Culture Commission

FY2012 $7,100 for Sidewalk Public Poetry Project; FY2013 $10,000 for Sidewalk Public Poetry Project; FY2014 $10,000 for Sidewalk Public Poetry Project; FY2015 $10,000 for Sidewalk Public Poetry Project; FY2016 $10,000 for Sidewalk Public Poetry Project; FY2017 $10,000 for Sidewalk Poetry Project; FY2019 $10,000 for Sidewalk Poetry: New Voices; FY2020 $9, 735 for Sidewalk Poetry 2020: New Voices/Nuevas Voces

Northfield Arts Guild

FY2015 $10,000 for Artists Disabling Assumptions; FY2016 $4,400 for Gypsy Jazz Jam Series; FY2017 $5,395 for The Northfield Experience at the NAG; FY2019 $7,290 for We are Water; FY2021 $4,815 for Live from the Guild Theatre Music Program, and $1,185 for Young People's Theater Workshop

Northfield Healthy Community Initiative

FY2013 $9,930 for Window to Our World; FY2014 $10,000 for Here We Are; FY2015 $10,000 for Our Place; FY2016 $10,000 for Youth Voice; FY2017 $10,000 for Spotlight on Youth; FY2018 $10,000 for One Voice; FY2019 $10,000 for Opening Doors to Art; FY2021 $6,000 for A New Day

Northfield Public Library

FY2010 $5,000 for Books & Stars; FY2017 $9,600 for Introducing the Northfield Poet Laureate; FY2019 $9,000 for Northfield Poet Laureate

Northfield Public Schools

FY2012 $4,150 for Young Sculptors Project; FY2013 $6,635 for Young Sculptors Project; FY2014 $6,400 for Young Sculptors Project; FY2015 $9,000 for Young Sculptors Project; FY2017 $9,675 for Young Sculptors' Project; FY2020 $9,990 for Young Sculptors' Project 2020 

Northfield Schools Community Services Division

FY2012 $6,500 for Books & Stars; FY2013 $3,475 for Books & Stars

Northfield Senior Citizens

FY2011 $10,000 for arts programming expansion; FY2013 $4,096 for Senior Women's Chorus and NSC Gallery; FY2014 $5,000 for Improved NSC Gallery Features Asian Brush Painting; FY2015 $6,575 for Improving Audience Experience at NSC Stage Productions; FY2017 $7,375 for A Year of In-Residence

Northfield Union of Youth

FY2014 $10,000 for Unlock Your Voice; FY2016 $10,000 for Unlock Your Voice; FY2017 $10,000 for Engaging Youth through Arts at The Key

Paradise Center for the Arts

FY2010 $10,000 for Kids Summer Theater Camp; FY2011 $15,000 for Visual Arts Educational Programs; FY2012 $10,000 for the musical Into the Woods, FY2013 $6,000 for Kids Summer Visual Arts Camps; FY2014 $10,000 for After School Program in Visual & Theatrical Arts; FY2015 $5,275 for Community Iron Pour; FY2016 $10,000 for Summer of Arts; FY2017 $8,385 for Playing with Fire Iron Pour and Raku; FY2018 $10,000 for Children's Theatre Season; FY2019 $10,000 for Children's Theatre; FY2020 $10,000 for 2020 Marquee Children's Theatre Season

Saint Olaf College Theatre Department

FY2015 $7,120 for Big Fish

Save the Northfield Depot

FY2018 $4,400 for Public Sculpture Garden Repair and Installation

South Central Minnesota Studio ArTour

FY2013 $4,650 for Ninth Annual Studio ArTour

Time Track Productions

FY2013 $10,000 for new work for Winona State; FY2015 $10,000 for One For All

Vintage Band Festival

FY2010 $10,000 for Guest Band Concerts; FY2013 $5,000 for Pre-Festival Programs; FY2016 $10,000 for Festival; FY2019 $10,000 for Band Festival August 2019