MRAC Job Opportunity: Administrative and Grants Assistant

Organization Overview: The Metropolitan Regional Arts Council (MRAC) is a nonprofit organization serving formal and informal groups with annual arts programming expenses of less than $400,000, and artists in Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott and Washington counties. The Metropolitan Regional Arts Council is one of eleven regional arts councils throughout the state of Minnesota. … More MRAC Job Opportunity: Administrative and Grants Assistant

MRAC Awards $771,040 in Arts Activities Support Grants

On June 26, 2018, the MRAC board awarded $771,040 to 80 organizations/projects in the second round of its FY 2018 Arts Activities Support grant program. The Arts Activities Support projects chosen will provide high-quality arts events and programs for Minnesotans of all ages to experience and enjoy arts in a variety of disciplines. From theater productions to camps to … More MRAC Awards $771,040 in Arts Activities Support Grants

Kathy Mouacheupao to be MRAC Executive Director

The Metropolitan Regional Arts Council (MRAC) is pleased to announce Kathy Mouacheupao as its next executive director; she will start in her new role at the organization on June 4, 2018. Kathy’s hire comes after an extensive search which attracted applicants from around the country. The MRAC Board of Directors is pleased to have found … More Kathy Mouacheupao to be MRAC Executive Director

Arts Learning Round 2 Grant Awards Announced

On April 24, 2018 MRAC awarded $197,504 to 20 organizations/projects in the second round of its FY 2018 Arts Learning grant program. The Arts Learning projects chosen will provide high-quality, age-appropriate arts education for Minnesotans to develop knowledge, skills, and understanding through the arts for children, youth, and adults by engaging people in extended arts … More Arts Learning Round 2 Grant Awards Announced

Community Arts Round 2 Awards Announced

On March 27, 2018 MRAC awarded $321,414 to 67 organizations/projects in the second round of its FY 2018 Community Arts grant program. The organizations and projects chosen demonstrate both strong artistic quality and a connection to a community. The Community Arts grant program utilizes a block grant system to ensure funds are distributed broadly in … More Community Arts Round 2 Awards Announced