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FREE ARTS MINNESOTA...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Courtney Kupsch 612.824-2787 courtney@freeartsminnesota.org FREE ARTS MINNESOTA RECEIVES NEA FUNDING National Endowment for the Arts Grant to Support Teaching Artist Series MINNEAPOLIS (May 10, 2016) – National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $82 million to fund local arts projects and…

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UnitedHealth Group Free...

UnitedHealth Group hosted their fourth Free Arts Day, this time at Southside Village Boys & Girls Club.  Our theme was “Calm Bodies, Calm Minds,” which explored the connection between mental and physical health, and taking care of yourself by keeping your body calm and safe. Youth and their art pals worked on creating projects such…

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Healthy Minds and Bodies

We received the news that we will be receiving a $10,000 grant from General Mills Communities of Color fund to run our Healthy Minds and Bodies program this fall.  In addition to the $10,000 from General Mills, Allina has awarded us $5,000 for the program!  Thanks to these grants, we…

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In January 2013 Free Arts had an opportunity to apply for the IKEA Twin Cities Life Improvement Project Grant and thanks to your votes… WE WON!! This contest was all about improving the lives of others in our community and thanks to this grant we will be building NEW art…