Grants 2017-07-11T23:15:44+00:00

Grant Recipients Back Row: Kate Denney, Homelessness Project; Trudy Beranek, New Ulm Area Concert Assn.; Stacy Merkel, Network New Ulm Youth; Peter Roufs, Lafayette Charter School; 2nd Row: Marnie Leist, Brown County Historical Society; Christina Miller, Turner Hall; Nancy Wichmann, Kids X-Cel; Sheldon Reike, Healthy Community Healthy Youth; Third Row: Shannon Hillesheim, Network New Ulm Youth; Paula Anderson, New Ulm Suzuki School of Music; George Glotzbach, Hermann Monument Society; Front Row: Robert Wise,  Grants Chairman; Jeff Braegelmann, Director NUAF; Seth Vissar, Bavarian Blast;  Virginia Suker Molden, Turner Hall;  Kristy Paulson, Bavarian Blast;  Kari Berans, Pro Kinship for Kids; Anne Makepeace, Grand Center for Arts and Culture; Dan Hoisington, Turner Hall;  Mike Boyle, Director NUAF; Bill Otis, Director NUAF.

2017 Spring Grant Awards 

Grants from the Henry Somsen Fund

Grand Center for Arts and Culture $800

Initial phase for concepts and proposal for wall mural

Lafayette Charter School $2,500

Assistance in launch of robotics technology

Bavarian Blast $2,500

2017 German Festival


Grants from the Bill Macklin

Kids X-Cel Center $1,000

Add arts component to Kids Kamp 2017

Pro Kinship for Kids $3,000

New Ulm Academic Mentoring Program


Grants from the Nu-Telecom Fund

Healthy Community Healthy Youth $1,500

S.P.O.T.S. Program

New Ulm Concert Association $1,500

Funding for concert series

New Ulm Turner Hall $1,000

World War I Remembrance Day


Grants from the New Ulm Area Foundation

Brown County Historical Society $4,000

2nd Installment for Loyalty and Dissent Exhibit

Hermann Monument Society $3,000

HermannFest 2017

New Ulm Battery $800

4th of July Event at Riverside Park

New Ulm Film Society $2,000

2017 Minnesota Filmmaker Series

St. Stephens Human Services $1,500

Reality Road Show on Homelessness

Milford Township $5,000

2nd Installment for Milford Township Renovation Project

New Ulm Suzuki School of Music $2,000

Summer Pops Camp